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Voting Rights Act Remembered, 50 Years Later


In March 1965, 600 people, led by U.S. civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., set out from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in a non-violent march for free and fair voting rights. Filmmaker Ava DuVernay interprets these events in her epic drama "Selma," VOA's Penelope Poulou has more.

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