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Thousands commemorate historic Selma, Ala., civil rights march

(Reuters) - Thousands of people gathered at the Alabama state capitol in Montgomery on Wednesday to mark the culmination 50 years ago of a march beginning in Selma and led by Martin Luther King Jr. that proved pivotal in the U.S. civil rights movement. [Source]

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