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Four murdered girls

Four murdered girls

Today is the 50th anniversary of the bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama that took the lives of four girls. Kim Lawton of Religion and Ethics Newsweeky has an excellent report.

Addie Mae Collins, Carole Robertson and Cynthia Wesley were 14. Denise McNair was 11.

Two young black men were shot to death in racial violence later in the day.

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