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Four Little Girls Remembered A week after the horrific bombing at the Boston Marathon finish line, we remember the victims of a domestic terrorist bombing of 50 years ago: Addie Mae Collins, 14, Denise McNair, 11, Carole Robertson, 14, and … Continue reading

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Bombingham, U.S.A., Part One

Our tour of Birmingham, Alabama begins in Kelly Ingram Park, which sits across the street from the famous 16th Street Baptist Church, where the four little girls were killed in a bombing. Birmingham native Barry McNealy, who directs the Legacy Youth … 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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Itinerary for 2013 Civil Rights Education Freedom Tour

Monday, March 25, 2013 … The Journey begins…  5:45 AM Loading, 21 Maryland Avenue, Rockville, Maryland  6:30 AM Bus Depart Rockville, Maryland 1:45 PM International Civil Rights Center and Museum, 134 South Elm Street, Greensboro, NC 27401  3:00 PM Bus … Continue reading

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