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‘America, you lost this house’: Rosa Parks’ Detroit home gets ‘held hostage’

Rosa Parks will never be forgotten for the key role she played in the American Civil Rights Movement when she refused to comply with bus segregation in 1955. Now, an … Click to Continue »
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Rosa Parks was more than just the woman who refused to give up her seat on a segregated bus in 1955. Letters and photos that belonged to the civil rights activist offer new insights into her complexities. Parks' legacy has been some...

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On Dec. 1, 1955, a churchgoing woman of character refused to give up her seat on a bus in Montgomery, Ala. Many credit Rosa Parks’ courageous action that day with launching the civil rights movement. While I have great respect for w...

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Today, February 4, would have marked the 100th birthday of civil rights icon Rosa Parks.  On December 1, 1955, a 42 year-old Parks refused to give up her seat to a white man on a Montgomery, Alabama bus, landing her in prison.  The ...

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RNC Tweet Backfires:  Once again, the Republican National Committee is trying to rewrite history. In a poorly worded tweet meant to honor the mother of the Civil Rights movement, Rosa Parks, on the anniversary of her refusal to give...


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