Tag: Edmund Pettus Bridge

The Evening Post: Rep. John Lewis Funeral Procession Over Edmund Pettus Bridge

Today was a historic day in Selma, Alabama.  The late Rep. John Lewis got a horse drawn carriage escort over the Edmund Pettus Bridge.  Below, see the full historic moment. Click to […]

View A Couple Of Videos From The Selma 50th Bloody Sunday Anniversary

Last weekend was very busy in Selma!  Over 80,000 people turned out for the 50th anniversary of the Bloody Sunday event in Selma over the Edmund Pettus Bridge.  So, here are a […]

Watch President Obama Speak Live From The Edmund Pettus Bridge

Many events are happening this weekend during the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights March from Selma to Montgomery.  Today, President Obama is going to speak live in front of the Edmund […]

There Is A Petition To Rename The Edmund Pettus Bridge

There is a petition on Change.org to rename the historic bridge in Selma called the  Edmund Pettus Bridge.  Fifty years ago, the Voting Rights Movement marched through Selma and over the Edmund […]

Videos From The Selma Stars March Featuring Oprah Winfrey

Sunday was a really big day in Selma, Alabama!  Oprah Winfrey, John Legend, David Oyelowo, Common, and other major people came to Selma to commemorate the march across the Edmund Pettus Bridge and […]

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