Edmund Pettus Bridge Selma 50 2015 Jacquelyn Martin AP

A move is underway to rename the infamous Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama, the scene of the “Bloody Sunday” march from Selma to Montgomery, the state capital, in 1965, when peaceful civil rights marchers were beaten and bloodied by the state police. Some people want to rename the bridge for John Lewis, who led the march and is now a highly honored member of Congress; other ideas call it the Bridge to Freedom. But some locals who marched that day oppose the renaming, saying it might hurt tourism, or even objecting that Lewis, who was born in southeast Alabama, was an outsider who didn’t live in Selma. Pettus, the current honoree, was a former Confederate soldier, U.S. senator and “grand wizard” of the Ku Klux Klan. (Jacquelyn Martin/AP, 2015)

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