Bloody Sunday remembered: Selma 50th anniversary march sees thousands crowd bridge

March 9, 2015 in News

SELMA, Ala. (AP) — Thousands of people crowded an Alabama bridge on Sunday to commemorate a bloody confrontation 50 years ago between police and peaceful protesters that helped bring about […]

Obama: Selma teaches his daughters there are ‘struggles for them to fight’

March 2, 2015 in News

(AP) For President Barack Obama, it’s a week to invoke America’s civil rights struggles from past to present. The nation’s first black president plans a speech Saturday from the Edmund […]