President Obama’s “Selma 50″ Speech
This weekend thousands from all over the world descended upon Selma, Alabama to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of "Bloody Sunday", when hundreds of peaceful protesters were attacked by Alabama State Police and civilians while trying to cross the Edmund Pettus Bridge on their way to Montgomery.This seminal moment in the Civil Rights struggle was seen by millions around the world and helped bring about many of the changes we see today in America. President Obama gave a wonderful speech about the power of "We". One of the things that make our nation great is its people and the when we come together we can achieve great things. Take a look at his speech in his entirety and feel inspired.