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History: The Dog Attacks That Fired A Movement

By Beatrice Thompson
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It happened in Birmingham–more than one thousand Black peaceful marchers with Dr. Martin Luther King attacked by Birmingham police with dogs. That violent response caught on television sparked a surge of support for the civil rights movement. Now, do you know what year it happened? Its all part of American history–get the answer in today’s History Notes.

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