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Sen. Gillibrand on Selma, the Voter Empowerment Act

  Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., joins Morning Joe to discuss marching with Rep. John Lewis in Selma, Al. in honor of the 1965 civil rights march. Gillibrand also discusses the Voter Empowerment Act, which seeks to improve the process of voting.

Voting rights struggle persists 48 years after Selma

  Voting rights activist Judith Browne Dianis, co-director of the Advancement Project, joins MSNBC’s Craig Melvin to talk about the Voting Rights Act and today’s march in Selma, Alabama commemorating the 1965 march known as "Bloody Sunday."

'Bloody Sunday' remembered

  Decades after “Bloody Sunday,” national leaders acknowledged America’s continuing civil rights struggle by making the iconic march from Selma, Ala. to Montgomery. NBC’s Lester Holt reports.

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  ‘Bloody Sunday’ remembered

MSNBC contributor Goldie Taylor and Lehigh University Prof. James Peterson join MSNBC’s Alex Witt to discuss the 48th anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery march known as “Bloody Sunday.”

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A monument honoring Confederate Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest in Selma, Ala., in 2011

A monument honoring Confederate Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest in Selma, Ala., in 2011