Civil Rights Activist Amelia Boynton Robinson Dead at 104

Civil Rights Activist Amelia Boynton Robinson Dead at 104

JET reports that the iconic activist passed away early Wednesday.

by #teamEBONY, August 26, 2015

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Civil Rights Activist Amelia Boynton Robinson Dead at 104

Amelia Boynton Robinson was the first Black woman to run for Congress in Alabama. 

Civil rights activist Amelia Boynton Robinson has died. The leader was a key figure in the historic "Bloody Sunday" march that took place in Selma, Alabama in 1965. 







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