The state of Alabama leaves, because they like having slaves. While Abraham Lincoln doesn’t. (President of the Union)
Robert Hardy Smith state that Alabama left the Union because of the right to own slaves. Which he believed to be a right written in the constitution.
One newspaper in Montgomery, believed slavery was a religious institution.
Black seamstress, Rosa Parks, arrested for refusing to give seat on bus to white passenger; Montgomery Bus Boycott began; Parks named "mother of modern day civil rights movement"
Civil Rights targets bombed in Birmingham; four children killed in bombing of 16th Street Baptist Church; first African-American students register at University of Alabama
Killed 10 people