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Welcome to National Memorial for Peace and Justice, in Montgomery, Alabama, a testament to resilience in the face of America's darkest injustice.

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The memorial honors the thousands of African American victims of lynching and racial violence in the United States from 1877 to 1950.

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Walking through the memorial, visitors are confronted with haunting reminders of the past: sculptures that convey the pain and suffering endured during this period.

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Rosa Parks's bronze figure stands as a symbol of defiance, marking the spark of the civil rights movement and brought Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to the forefront.

"No, no, we are not satisfied, and we will not be satisfied until justice rolls down like waters and righteousness like a mighty stream." by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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 The echoes of injustice linger beyond this screen. Click through to unravel the stories etched in iron at the Montgomery Lynching Memorial.