Turning Back the Tide
Sea of 30,000 civil rights demonstrators gathered outside the Alabama state capitol following their march from Selma to Montgomery.

March 9 - Selma, AL - Over the public protests of SNCC organizers, Dr. King turned back the scheduled "second" march.   The march was rescheduled and took place from March 21-25 with civil rights activists marching from Selma to Alabama.