THIS DAY IN HISTORY March 23, 1965: Selma to Montgomery March Continues

#tdih 1965 The Selma to Montgomery March walked through Lowndes Cty, Alabama where African Americans were not allowed to vote and the Democratic Party slogan was “white supremacy for the right.” Stokely Carmichael & others from SNCC helped organize the Lowndes County Freedom Party (LCFP) with a black panther as the symbol.

Read more below.

https://www.zinnedproject.org/news/tdih/selma-montgomery-march

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