Historic Black Church Attacked In Charleston Had Deep Roots In Civil Rights, Abolition

June 18, 2015   // 0 Comments

  By Jaweed Kaleem & Antonia Blumberg -Huffington Post Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina, where a shooting left nine people dead Wednesday night, has a history of civil rights activism and has long been one of the most prominent historic black churches in the South. Called “Mother Emanuel,” the church -- home to one of oldest black Christian...

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