Alabama Democrat Decries Move to Rename Selma’s Civil Rights Bridge

The Hill – Pettus was a Confederate Civil War general and a leader of the Ku Klux Klan. The Alabama senate voted Wednesday to scrub his name from the structure — the site of 1965’s "Bloody Sunday" — and rename it the Journey to Freedom Bridge.

http://thehill.com/homenews/house/244074-alabama-democrat-decries-move-to-rename-selmas-civil-rights-bridge

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