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a town in central Alabama on the Alabama river

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I asked what made Selma decide to take on a TV series.
Selma applied for the position, but was rejected, not because she was not qualified, but because the bishop needed her elsewhere.
Then, I was out for a walk one day with a friend and started telling them about what happened when my dad brought refugees over to Britain and I met my best friend Selma.
th] anniversary of the Selma march is -- unfortunately -- timely, given the racial incidents at the top of the news lately," said Mr.
The SELMA Blu-ray is presented in 1080p high definition with English 5.
Fifty years ago, the marches from Selma to Montgomery were for voting rights.
On March 25, 1965, tens of thousands of us gathered before the Alabama State Capitol, the endpoint of a five-day, 54-mile march from Selma to Montgomery.
He recently said he wanted them to come to Selma so he could "remind them of their own obligations" as young people.
This year, Oscar-winning movie Selma dramatised the terrible day when 16 people were hospitalised and at least 50 others injured and yesterday, President Obama spoke to the thousands marking the anniversary in the Alabama town.
Deux semaines apres la marche du 7 mars 1965, plusieurs milliers de personnes emmenees par le pasteur Martin Luther King quittaient de nouveau Selma pour rejoindre la capitale de l'Alabama, Montgomery, a pres de 90 km de la, apres plusieurs journees d'une marche entree dans l'histoire.
Subsequent pool reports said the presidential motorcade left the White House and at 11:36 am Obama, Michelle, their daughters Malia and Sasha and Michelle's mother, Marian Robinson, departed for Selma aboard Air Force One.
It was 50 years ago this month that three historic marches started in Selma, Ala.
Selma Fitton, 52 from Salendine Nook and Dawn Dutton, 48, from Edgerton, are fitting the training for the race on April 26 between their duties on the labour ward at Calderdale Royal Hospital.
1 billion MAX Credit Union has created a debit card that recalls the 1965 march civil rights march from Selma, Ala.
Selma depicts the heat of the civil rights movement, the 1965 fight for equal voting rights.