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Drivers who use Indy’s south side could be in for some delays. On Sunday night, road crews started work on the eastbound loop ramp from I-465 on to northbound I-65. 677 more words


Alabama City Re-Enacts March That Sparked "Bloody Sunday"

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SELMA, Ala. (AP) — Throngs of people converged in the city of Selma, Alabama, for the annual re-enactment of a key event in the civil rights movement. 448 more words


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First March from Selma

When You Pray, Move Your Feet.

— African Proverb.

Charles White(?), photographer, Selma, Alabama, March 7, 1965.

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Looking For America: Thoughts on our Travels and Black History Month

We’re not special.  However, we won the birth lottery by being born in a rich, western country.  And, dare we state the obvious, we won the lottery again by being born white in the US.  1,120 more words

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Edmund Pettus Bridge

The Edmund Pettus Bridge, in Selma, Alabama, is the site of many civil rights marches in the 60s, including Bloody Sunday. Although Martin Luther King Jr was not there on Bloody Sunday, he would be two days later to march to the site of the violence and pray. 139 more words