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  1. Museum to host exhibit of Latina's civil rights photographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Mexican-American photographer Maria Varela was present at some of the most dramatic moments of the Civil Rights Movement, capturing images of voting rights demonstrations in Alabama and efforts to create Head Start programs in poor, rural areas. As one of the few Latinas involved in the black Civil Rights Movement, historians say, her work has often been overlooked.

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  2. Not black and white: Fees that threaten march unite SelmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    In this March 6, 2016, file photo, thousands of marchers cross the bridge on the the 51st anniversary of the voting rights demonstration that came to be known as "Bloody Sunday," during the re-enactment of the march across the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Ala. Organizers the annual civil rights celebration and organizers of a Civil War battle re-enactment are upset the city is asking them to pay tens of thousands of dollars to cover the costs of police and fire protection and cleanup.

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  3. Blacks and whites join in opposition to fees in Alabama cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Blacks who celebrate the civil rights movement and whites who commemorate the Civil War are suddenly finding themselves fighting on the same side in historic Selma, Alabama: against City Hall. Both groups say the city is squeezing them with demands for thousands of dollars in up-front payments to stage annual events that bring tens of thousands of visitors to an otherwise sleepy community where unemployment is high and boarded-up homes and businesses are a common sight.

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  4. Henry Allen poses at his former high school now the R.B. Hudson Middle SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Henry Allen, Selma's first black firefighter and fire chief, poses at his former high school now the R.B. Hudson Middle School, which was were he first became involved in advocacy, in Selma, Alabama on March 5, 2015. Saturday will mark the 50th anniversary of Bloody Sunday where civil rights marchers attempting to walk to the Alabama capitol in Montgomery for voters' rights clashed with police on the Edmund Pettus Bridge.

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  5. Black History Month: Henry Allen, Selma's first African-American fire chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Henry Allen, Selma's first black firefighter and fire chief, poses at his former high school now the R.B. Hudson Middle School, which was were he first became involved in advocacy, in Selma, Alabama on March 5, 2015. Saturday will mark the 50th anniversary of Bloody Sunday where civil rights marchers attempting to walk to the Alabama capitol in Montgomery for voters' rights clashed with police on the Edmund Pettus Bridge.

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  6. Black Americans weep for the Obama era and uncertain futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2016 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    On the night in 2008 when Barack Obama was elected the country's first black president, many black Americans wept. Eight years later, they weep again for the end of an era some thought they would never live to see - and for the uncertain future they face without him.

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  7. Civil rights groups gear up to fight Sessions nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Leaders of civil rights organizations on Friday reasserted their criticisms of attorney general nominee Jeff Sessions as unqualified for the role, and urged his Senate colleagues to put the Alabama Republican's record to a thorough vetting. Sessions' hearing is set to begin Tuesday and he is expected to be confirmed in the GOP-controlled chamber.

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  8. 'Martin' actor Thomas Ford dies at age 52Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    In an Aug. 8, 2005 file photo, actor and children's book author Tommy Ford and his son T.J. look through a window inscribed with the names of civil rights leaders during a tour of the National Voting Rights Museum in Selma, Ala. Ford, the actor who played Martin Lawrence's best friend Tommy Strawn on the hit '90s sitcom "Martin," has died in Atlanta.

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