During a March from Selma to Montgomery. People were violently attacked as they crossed the Edmund Pettus Bridge. This was only 55 years ago. The bridge was named for Edmund Pettus in 1940. Pettus was leader of a terrorist group in Alabama, a Confederate General, a two-term U.S. Senator, and a Grand Dragon of the Alabama Ku Klux Klan.

Written by NamasteNegro.com

Tami Warren is the writer, and creator of Namaste Negro. She lives life with daily doses of levity in Denver, Colorado. Tami holds a B.A. in Sociology, from the University of Colorado. However, she does not physically hold the B.A. in her hands, the document is safely stored in a secure facility. Humor is healthy, therefore, cachinnate with other carbon based life forms. Reach out to Tami in the Mile High City: tamiwarren@namastenegro.com or @namastenegro

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