The 56th Anniversary Selma Bridge Crossing Jubilee, the largest annual civil rights event in the nation, is scheduled to take place March 5-7 as we .. Read more honor the past, examine the present and look forward to the future of the fight for equity and justice. This year’s theme is:Beyond the Bridge: People Power, Political Power, Economic PowerThis epic undertaking is making history in a brand new way by going global and virtual for the first time ever! The Jubilee will be a time of celebration, education, and commemoration, with activities for people of all ages -- and the entire weekend is designed for you to stay engaged, stay safe, and log in from anywhere in the world. You won’t want to miss:Special appearances by legendary civil rights leaders, Ambassador Andrew Young and Dolores HuertaA tribute to the late Congressman John LewisPowerful stories of Foot Soldiers in the movement, in their own wordsStep Show and Battle of the Bands CompetitionsA soul-stirring Gospel ConcertVirtual Music and Film FestivalsThe Virtual Crossing Reenactment across the Edmund Pettus Bridge,and so much more!Musical Performances by:TL Cross NeedlzSebastian Kole w/ SymbaKim WatersYolanda HarperToni Reddwith a special headliner performanceSpeeches, talks, and workshops featuring special guests:KeKe Palmer, actress, activist, and music artistCongressman James Clyburn, congressman, majority whip and third ranking democrat in the U.S.
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