Priceless: Churchgoers In Selma Turn Their Backs On Bloomberg

Priceless: Churchgoers In Selma Turn Their Backs On Bloomberg

BY MELISSA QUINN, TIMOTHY PERRY

MARCH 1, 2020 / 2:08 PM / CBS NEWS

Congregants at the historic Brown Chapel AME Church in Selma, Alabama, silently protested 2020 presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg as he delivered remarks there Sunday, standing and turning their backs on the former New York City mayor.

Bloomberg addressed the congregation at Brown Chapel AME Church during a church service in which he discussed voter suppression and the fight for civil rights. But roughly 10 minutes into his remarks, several in attendance rose from their seats and silently turned away from him