Jackie Robinson played for the Dodgers in 1947. Meanwhile, in Alabama...
By all accounts, Birmingham, Ala., was the epicenter of
the civil-rights movement of the ’60s. It was there that two of the most
important moments in the fight surrounding segregation occurred:
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Jackie Robinson is an American legend: The first black
player to break Major League Baseball’s color barrier, he shouldered the
hopes of a generation, weathering a flurry of abuse to open the ga