200 Marchers Carry on Selma-Montgomery Journey

AFL-CIO Now

March 06, 2012

More than 200 marchers—including college students from as far away as Idaho—yesterday carried on the Selma to Montgomery march in Alabama, where activists in the labor, civil rights and faith communities on Sunday began a five-day journey. The weeklong series of events marks the 47th anniversary of the historic civil rights march from Selma to Montgomery and is focusing attention on new attacks on voting rights,immigrants, workers’ rights and education.

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