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Martin Luther King Jr. - Published Speeches and Papers
NPR - Martin Luther King Jr.
"The Drum Major Instinct" - Sermon of Martin Luther King Jr.
Broadcast on CBS News - 1968
Powerful Images in Black and WhiteMoore, Eastman Kodak)
Time Magazine: Leaders
Proposal for the Eradication of Racial Conflict in America - Original writing of 6/12/96, mailed to President Bill Clinton, Mrs. Coretta King, Ward Connerly, Bill Cosby, William Raspberry and The San Diego Union-Tribune.
James Earl Ray - Eyewitness Account Of Prison
On the day that Coretta Scott King was honored in
Montgomery, Alabama five Baptist churches were burned.
All five churches that burned last week were in Bibb County. Four of them - Old Union Baptist, Antioch Baptist, Ashby Baptist, and Rehobeth Baptist - are white churches affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention; the other - Pleasant Sabine Baptist - is a black church. Bibb County is 77% white and 22 % black.
On the day of Coretta Scott King's funeral (Feb. 7th, 2006) 4 more
Baptist churches were
All of the four churches - Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church in Greene County, Galilee Baptist and Spring Valley Baptist in Sumter County, and Dancy First Baptist in Pickens County - are black churches. Greene County is 19% white and 80% black. Sumter County is 26% white and 73% black. Pickens County is 56% white and 43% black.
KKK Church burnings (History)
Vivian Malone Jones - Civil Rights Pioneer Dies (October 13, 2005)
Inside the jury room: A prayer, a tape, a conviction - May 2, 2001
Justice prevailed after long wait, say victims' kin - May 2, 2001
Trial's outcome leaves optimism for city's future - May 2, 2001
Cherry's illness hinders, helps trial strategy 4/18/01 The Birmingham News
State Supreme Court won't block kitchen tapes 4/18/01 The Birmingham News
92 potential jurors asked to complete questionnaires 4/16/01 The Birmingham News
Bomb jury to take shape 04/16/01 The Birmingham News
Change blowing in wind during '63 04/15/01 The Birmingham News
Profiles of the victims 04/`5/01 The Birmingham News
37 years later, he still says he's innocent 04/15/01 The Birmingham News
Birmingham church bombing timeline - May 17, 2000
Sixteenth Street Baptist Church Bombing Investigation Files, 1963-1965, 1975-1977, 1980
1963 Bomb Probe Reopened
Thomas Blanton Jr. and Bobby Frank Cherry, Surrendered to Authorities After Grand Jury Indictment, but Continue to Proclaim Innocence. - Posted by Anti-RacismNet on Friday May 19, 2000
Ex-wife Says Suspect Admitted Role In 1963 Birmingham Church Bombing - Newhouse News Service
The Sins of the Father: In the backcountry of East Texas, Tom Cherry sits and wonders about the man next door. Did he commit the infamous bombing of a black church in Birmingham, Alabama, back in 1963, killing four little girls? All Tom knows for sure is that the man is his dad.
The Ghosts of Alabama - After 37 years, two men are indicted for a bombing that transfigured the civil rights movement
The good neighbor: Bombing suspect Bobby Frank Cherry's sordid past trailed him to the shores of Cedar Creek Lake By Carlton Stowers
Birmingham World - Sept. 18, 1963: KILLERS OF THE INNOCENTS - Commentary
RACIAL TENSION MOUNTS IN BIRMINGHAM AFTER
FOUR KILLED IN CHURCH BOMBING -
The Montgomery Advertiser Sept. 16, 1963
BIRMINGHAM PAYS HOMAGE TO SLAIN TEEN-AGE BOYS
Dead After Church Bombing - Blast Kills Four Children; Riots Follow with
Two Youths Slain
REOPENS PROBE OF BIRMINGHAM BOMBING
The Day The Children Died - People Magazine
TRAIL OF CHAMBLISS
FOR THE BOMBING OF THE 16th STREET BAPTIST CHURCH AND THE MURDER OF 4
GRAVESITE OF ADDIE MAE
OPEN GRAVES AND APATHY ABANDONED
Klansman arrested in 1964 slayings: Preacher charged in notorious murders of 3 Civil Rights Workers
Mississippi Burning Trial begins: Jury selection under way in the 1964 murder case
U.S. vs Cecil Price et al. ("Mississippi Burning" Trial) - 1967
Editorials and news reports from the Neshoba Democrat newspaper in 1964
Editorial: It's time to be calm and cool-headed (June 1964)
Investigation lull; search continues (July 2, 1954)
Search continues for missing 'rights' men - (July 16, `1964)
$1 million suit filed against NBC, others (July 23, 1964)
Bodies of missing trio found buried in levee (August 6, 1964)
ARRB Senior Analyst Doug Horne wrote several lengthy an insightful memos
into the state of the medical evidence and possible explanations for the
discrepancies in the record.
The Last Confessions of E. Howard Hunt - E. Howard Hunt implicates L.B. Johnson in the assassination of John F. Kennedy
Who was really responsible for the assassination of President John F. Kennedy?