Birmingham, Alabama

where freedom lives

In 1947, the nation's Veterans Day was created.
It was created in Birmingham, Alabama.

In 1963, the nation's civil rights movement reached its tipping point.
It was reached in Birmingham, Alabama.

We celebrate Birmingham's contribution to freedom.
The freedom of life and liberty.
The freedom of civil and human rights.

A celebration, but more importantly, a commitment.
A commitment to keep freedom alive. All freedoms.

Freedom came to life in Birmingham.
Freedom is still alive in Birmingham.
Freedom will continue to thrive in Birmingham.

Today. Tomorrow. Forevermore.

Soon the world will know.

In Birmingham, Alabama, freedom lives.