Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Looking Back at the Past


This powerful sculpture by Alabama artist Ronald McDowell, is dedicated to the foot soldiers of the Civil Rights Movement.  Kelly Ingram Park across the street from the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute

7 comments:

Κωστής Τζαγκαράκης said...

A beautiful reminder.
Costas

Daryl said...

i have a photo i took of that statue when you took me there.. its one of the strongest images i have ever taken... but this one with that young man is even stronger ..

Petrea Burchard said...

I'm glad it's there. Some might like to forget but it wasn't that long ago. We should remember.

Bob Crowe said...

Yes, I remember that. I was glad that the young man was paying so much attention to the inscription.

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Thérèse said...

Nice of this young guy to take the time and read...

William Kendall said...

A very strong sculpture.