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10:14 am on Thursday January 15, 2009

Cleveland Sellers reminds about civil rights movement

Proving that they can, in fact, read minds, The Post and Courier put up a story about Dr. Cleveland Sellers just hours after I suggested to someone that he would make for a good civil rights profile. The Post and Courier reports, in part: Sellers,...
2:34 pm on Sunday September 14, 2008

Cleveland Sellers: Figure in Orangeburg Massacre, new leader of Voorhees

South Carolina-native Cleveland Sellers, Jr. was the only person jailed for the fatal events at the 1968 Orangeburg Massacre where three students were killed by police. But 40 years later, Sellers has become the president of Voorhees College in...