Thursday, September 15

History Lesson: The Learning Network

From: The New York Times

On Sept. 15, 1963, a bomb exploded before a Sunday morning sermon in the predominantly black 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala., killing four girls and injuring more than 20 others. The bombing incited violence in the city, which led to the killing of two black boys, one by a police officer.
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Note: Times have changed since 1963; however, we should still remember the events that occurred in our past. How easy would it be for a bomb to explode at your church? Are there groups that are not happy with the message you are spreading?

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