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Selma, Alabama / Voting Rights March Anniversary #332016

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Mar 04, 1990
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Selma, Alabama: Gary Reaves) Reenactment of historic voting rights march in Selma, Alabama, in 1965 featured; scenes shown then and now when march was led by Representative John Lewis. [Voice of LEWIS - recalls what happened.] Recent controversy over firing of Selma's black school superintendent said indicative of continuing battle between the races. [Attorney Rose SANDERS - says blacks are still stepchildren of white Selma.] [Mayor Joe SMITHERMAN - says black politicians are hollering racism.]

Chung, Connie;
Reaves, Gary

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