Faya Rose Toure


But What of Selma, Worldwide Symbol of Voting Rights and Freedom?

Two of SOS’s founding members, Alabama State Sen. Hank Sanders and Attorney/Poet Faya Rose Toure, have written their perspectives in the New York Times on Selma — its storied past, its stagnated present and their future in the city they’ve fought to love: SELMA, Ala. — The memory is as […]


Faithful Seven Arrested at Alabama Capitol Found NOT GUILTY 1

(Montgomery, AL Oct. 6, 2014) — The seven Alabamians arrested for singing and praying in the State Capitol as an act of faith in support of health care and Medicaid expansion were found not guilty following their trial in Montgomery County District Court today.  The purpose of their moral stand […]


“Faithful Seven” Headed to Trial In Moral Monday Arrests 1

The seven Alabamians arrested for singing and praying in the State Capitol as an act of faith in support of health care and Medicaid expansion will head to trial on Monday, October 6, 2014. The trial is scheduled to begin at 8:00 a.m. in Courtroom 2C of the Montgomery County Courthouse at […]


Seven Arrested During Jericho March at the Alabama Capitol 1

[ NOTE: The contents of this post originally appeared in AL.com and from the the Greene County Democrat. The photo came from this blog’s post, “Arrest is a Minor Inconvenience.” ] Seven marchers who participate in the Moral Monday Week of Action’s Jericho March at the Alabama Capitol were arrested […]