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  • At times, history and fate meet at a single time in a single place.

  • So it waas last week in Selma, Alabama.

  • Their long suffering men and women peacefully protest id denial of their rights as Americans.

  • Rarely in any time does an issue lay bare the secret heart off America itself.

  • The issue for equal rights for the American Negro is that issue for this issue.

  • Many of them were brutally assaulted.

  • There is no Negro problem.

  • There is no Southern problem.

  • There is only American problem.

  • The Constitution says that no person shall be kept from voting because of his race or color.

  • To correct the denial of this fundamental right this Wednesday, I will send to Congress a law designed to eliminate these illegal barriers.

  • Bill will strike down voting restrictions in all elections federal, state and local.

  • And we shall do this.

At times, history and fate meet at a single time in a single place.

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Selma (2014) - We Shall Overcome Scene (9/10) | Movieclips

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    林宜悉 posted on 2020/11/06
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