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Bombingham, U.S.A, Part Two

The Birmingham Civil Rights Institute (BCRI) – across the street from the 16th Street Baptist Church – wouldn’t have come in to being if a white Mayor named David Vann hadn’t visited Europe. There, he learned that Adolf Hitler modeled … Continue reading

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Ain’t Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me ‘Round

Birmingham’s first woman Police Chief Annetta Nunn (tall woman wearing shades), joined by members of the choir from the Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights, a coalition of 60 churches organized by the Reverend Fred Shuttlesworth. They sang on the … Continue reading

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