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Rosa Parks

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Rosa Parks's Biography

Rosa Louise McCauley Parks (February 4, 1913 – October 24, 2005) was an African-American civil rights activist, whom the U.S. Congress called "the first lady of civil rights", and "the mother of the freedom movement".

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Rosa Parks with Hillary Clinton in 1999
Rosa Parks with Hillary Clinton in 1999
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Rosa Parks News Stories

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      News Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | 6 days ago
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Rosa Parks Blogs

  • A first look at the Rosa Parks Collection | theGrio

      Blog Source: thegrio.com | 5 days ago
    The Rosa Parks Archive includes documents, photos and awards given to the seamstress known for refusing to give up her bus seat to a white passenger in Montgomery, Ala., on Dec. 1, 1955. Parks died in 2005 and a legal fight between her ...
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      Blog Source: genealogyblog.geneanet.org | 5 days ago
    At a time when interest in civil rights memorabilia is rekindled, a lifetime's worth of Rosa Parks' belongings — among them her Presidential Medal of Freedom — sits in a New York warehouse, unseen and unsold. Parks' archives could be 
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    Journalist Jo Becker has a new book out on the marriage equality movement. The revolution began, it appears, in 2008. And its Rosa Parks was a man you would be forgiven for knowing nothing about, Chad Griffin. Here's how the book ...

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