US exhibition brings to light historic bombing of black church

A black church in Birmingham was bombed 55 years ago, killing four children and triggering violence around the US.

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    An exhibition in the United States is trying to bring new perspective to an event that proved to be a turning point in the struggle for civil rights.

    Fifty-five years ago a black church in the southern city of Birmingham was bombed, killing four African American girls and unleashing a wave a violence in many parts of the country.

     

    Al Jazeera’s Shihab Rattansi reports.


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