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Nuns of the New York Archdiocese protest against injustices in Selma, Alabama
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Throughout America, persons of conscience continued to bear witness to the struggle in Selma. In Harlem on March 14, 1965, nuns of the New York Archdiocese took to Seventh Avenue, a main thoroughfare, to protest against injustices in the Alabama city. About 100,000 protesters joined them in their Sunday demonstration.

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