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WMEP provides civil rights research trip

WMEP provides civil rights research trip

Alex Balfour and Hannah Leff

April 25, 2018

Walking across the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama on a trip ran through the West Metro Education Program (WMEP),  sophomore Amaya Fokuo said she felt an emotional connection to the marchers harmed in the “Bloody Sunday” events of 1965. “I feel like that was a really powerful experien...

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