'BLOODY SUNDAY' | March on Selma, Selma, Alabama,1965. State troopers and sheriff's deputies tear gassed demonstrators on March 7, 1965, during the Selma to Montgomery March. The day would later would be named "Bloody Sunday."
"BLOODY SUNDAY" March 7, 1965 | Civil Rights Demonstrators, struggle on the ground, as state troopers use violence to break up a March in Selma, Alabama, on what is known as “BLOODY SUNDAY” March 7, 1965. The supporters of Black Voting Rightsc organized a March, from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, protesting the killing of a demonstrator by a state trooper and to improve Voter Registration for Blacks, who were discouraged to register. (AP Photo)