Why don’t you-all go and liberate the Indian reservations, or something?
September 23, 2013 8:35 PM Subscribe
The civil rights march from Selma to Montgomery,
posted by medusa (21 comments total)
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as described in the New Yorker by Renata Adler in 1965.
If you can get past the strange tone argument in the beginning where the author suggests that the march is too confrontational to be effective at persuading segregationists, this is an interesting account of what the marchers experienced and the personal costs of confronting racism in 1965.