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We All Did It: The Birmingham Church Bombing

Syndicated from Common Dreams - Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community. Read entire article here.

Friday marked the 54th anniversary of the Ku Klux Klan bombing of Birmingham’s largest black church, which killed four black girls, and injured 19 more. Martin Luther King – who just three weeks earlier had delivered his “I Have A Dream Speech” – later noted the absence of white officials at the girls’ funerals and declared, “More than children were buried that day; honor and decency were also interred.”

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