"Why Did You Go To Selma?" 1965

"Why Did You Go to Selma?"

"Why Did You Go To Selma?" from St. Anthony's Messenger, May 1965.

Civil Rights Demonstration in Selma, Alabama

Civil Rights Demonstrators, Selma to Montgomery March, Alabama (Library of Congress).

This is a narrative written by a Catholic woman who took part in the anti-discrimination demonstrations in Selma, Alabama.  

Catholics and Race in the Mid-Twentieth Century United States:

http://cuomeka.wrlc.org/exhibits/show/the-catholic-church--bishops--

 

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