One of the pivotal moments in the struggle for civil rights came in May 1963, when hundreds of children faced police dogs, fire hoses and arrest, to march against segregation in Birmingham, Alabama. As the 50th anniversary approaches, we speak with some of those who participated as children.
Twenty-five years ago, in Greensboro, North Carolina, there was a shooting that left five people dead and the city polarized. Recently, a group of volunteers formed what they call a Truth and Community Reconciliation Project. The idea is to try to find out what happened that day and to create some forgiveness and healing. More