Obama and Family March in ‘Bloody Sunday’ Remembrance
Yesterday marked a beautiful day in history.
In commemoration of Martin Luther King‘s iconic march in Selma, Alabama, Barack Obama marched on the same bridge, the Edmond Pettus Bridge in his honor. Martin Luther King Jr and his closest supporters marched on the bridge 50 years ago.
In his beautiful speech, Obama stated,
That’s why Selma is not some outlier in the American experience. That’s why it’s not a museum or static monument to behold from a distance. It is instead the manifestation of a creed written into our founding documents: