Remembering Voting Rights Activist Theresa Burroughs The Alabama civil rights foot soldier, who marched for voting rights and endured an attack on Selma's Edmund Pettus bridge, has died at age 89. She founded a civil rights museum in Greensboro, Ala.
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Remembering Voting Rights Activist Theresa Burroughs

Remembering Voting Rights Activist Theresa Burroughs

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The Alabama civil rights foot soldier, who marched for voting rights and endured an attack on Selma's Edmund Pettus bridge, has died at age 89. She founded a civil rights museum in Greensboro, Ala.