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Joanne B.

Selma, AL, United States

I was a participant of the Voting Rights Struggle in Selma, Alabama in 1965, and I was part of the march on Bloody Sunday, March 7, 1965 when peaceful marchers attempted to cross the Edmund Pettus Bridge to walk from Selma to Montgomery to demand the right to vote from then governor George Wallace.

I was jailed along with other students numerous times for protesting the unjust laws of segregation. I have done educational tours on the Voting Rights Struggle for over 20 years. I now reside in Selma, Alabama, and conduct tours that revisit this troubling time in our Nation's history.

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Joanne B, is fantastic! The events of 1965 were shocking beyond words! Yet, she was able to illustrate the seriousness of this depravity, and its results today, in a fun way through her sparkling personality. I would do the tour again and bring more people!
Elliott Paige

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I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver at your request.

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