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Alabama unveils statue of civil rights icon Rosa Parks

“This depiction will inspire future generations to make the pilgrimage to our city, to push toward the path of righteousness, strength, courage and equality."

rosa parks - NBC News
12:45pm PST - December 2nd, 2019

Rosa Parks statue unveiled in Montgomery on the anniversary of arrest

The civil rights activist was arrested on December 1, 1955, after refusing to give up her seat on a public bus.

rosa parks - CBS News
9:57am PST - December 2nd, 2019

16 things to do in the D.C. area this week

Catch a documentary on the World Series-winning Washington Nationals, a concert at the Hirshhorn exploring silence and a variety of holiday events this week.

rosa parks - The Washington Post
5:00am PST - December 2nd, 2019

'Start Here': London attack and White House won't participate in impeachment hearing

It's Monday, Dec. 2, 2019. Here's what you need to know to start your day.

rosa parks - ABC News
4:49am PST - December 2nd, 2019

Montgomery unveils new Rosa Parks statue

The first black mayor of Montgomery, Ala., unveiled a statue honoring civil rights icon Rosa Parks on the anniversary of her 1955 arrest for refusing to give up her seat on a public bus.According to...

rosa parks - The Hill
4:32am PST - December 2nd, 2019

'Start Here': London attack and White House won't participate in impeachment hearing

It's Monday, Dec. 2, 2019. Here's what you need to know to start your day.

rosa parks - ABC News
2:14am PST - December 2nd, 2019

Alabama unveils statue of civil rights icon Rosa Parks

A statue of civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks has been dedicated in Alabama’s capital city

rosa parks - ABC News
1:56pm PST - December 1st, 2019

Rosa Parks to be honored with a statue in Montgomery, Alabama

Rosa Parks will be honored with a new statue in downtown Montgomery, Alabama, on Sunday, 64 years to the day she was arrested for refusing to move to the back of a city bus.

rosa parks - CNN
10:53am PST - December 1st, 2019

Rosa Parks statue to be unveiled Sunday in downtown Montgomery

The event coincides with the day in 1955 when Parks was arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a public bus to a white man.

rosa parks - USA Today
2:41pm PST - November 30th, 2019

Montgomery to unveil statue in honor of Rosa Parks

A new statue of civil rights icon Rosa Parks will officially be unveiled in downtown Montgomery, Ala., Sunday.The Alabama city announced that the statue will stand at Montgomery Plaza at the Court Street Fountain,...

rosa parks - The Hill
1:55pm PST - November 30th, 2019

Rosa Parks Statue to Be Unveiled in Alabama

A new statue of late civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks will be unveiled Sunday in downtown Montgomery.

rosa parks - Time
7:44am PST - November 30th, 2019

Rosa Parks statue to be unveiled Sunday

A new statue of civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks will be unveiled in downtown Montgomery on Sunday

rosa parks - ABC News
6:25am PST - November 30th, 2019

The 10 Best TV Shows of 2019

From 'Succession' to 'When They See Us,' these are TIME's picks for the best TV shows of the year

rosa parks - Time
4:00am PST - November 29th, 2019

US Senate unanimously passes resolution honouring Sikh community

Introduced by Republican Senator Todd Young from Indiana and Democratic Senator Ben Cardin from Maryland, the first of its kind resolution on Sikhism was passed, four eminent Sikhs honoured

rosa parks - The Hindu
11:00pm PST - November 15th, 2019

John Conyers: Veteran congressman who helped to establish Martin Luther King holiday

He was the longest-serving African American in the US congress but his career was derailed by sexual harassment allegations

rosa parks - Independent
6:17am PST - November 15th, 2019

Montgomery's first African-American mayor hopes MLK is "proud"

"Protesting and change has always, I think, been in the DNA of people" in Montgomery, known as the "Cradle of the Confederacy," Reed said

rosa parks - CBS News
6:35am PST - November 13th, 2019

Rosa Parks Fast Facts

Read CNN's Fast Facts about Rosa Parks, considered the mother of the civil rights movement.

rosa parks - CNN
11:47am PST - November 12th, 2019

Montgomery, Alabama, a cradle of the civil rights movement, will swear in its first black mayor Tuesday

Alabama's capital city, a hub of the civil rights movement decades ago, is about to gain its first African-American mayor in its 200-year history.

rosa parks - CNN
4:47am PST - November 12th, 2019

Trump's call transcript, Carter's surgery, Disney+'s launch: 5 things you need to know Tuesday

Trump may release a transcript of another call with Ukraine's leader, President Jimmy Carter will have surgery and more news to start your Tuesday.

rosa parks - USA Today
12:25am PST - November 12th, 2019

How Gorongosa National Park went from civil war battlefield to conservation leader

Though decimated by Mozambique's brutal civil war, the Gorongosa National Park is now an international leader in conservation, biodiversity and ecotourism. Heather Richardson examines its revival

rosa parks - Independent
1:45am PST - February 1st, 2019

Dem lawmaker and ex-congressman father speak out against statue of George HW Bush at historically black college

Rep. William Lacy Clay (D-Mo.) and his father, former Rep. Bill Clay, are speaking out against historically black Hampton University's recent campus addition of a statue of President George H.W. Bush....

rosa parks - The Hill
5:50pm PST - January 30th, 2019

Library of Congress Exhibition Pairs Herblock With Other Socially Engaged Art

The show features work from artists from the 17th century onward, including Kerry James Marshall, Shepard Fairey and Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes.

rosa parks - The New York Times
11:05am PST - January 23rd, 2019

Once again, MLK's legacy is invoked to support issues he wouldn't stand for

Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy is eroded every year by the way Americans celebrate the slain civil rights icon, experts on civil rights history say.

rosa parks - NBC News
6:06am PST - January 23rd, 2019

Why conservatives can't claim MLK

Mike Pence is the latest conservative to invoke Dr. King for his own agenda, quoting him to defend President Trump's wall proposal. Yet building a wall and demonizing illegal immigrants is a long, long way from "I Have a Dream," writes John Avlon

rosa parks - CNN
4:35pm PST - January 21st, 2019

Two years of Trump's anti-immigration tactics have put marginalised groups in peril – another couple will create complete devastation

On the anniversary of his inauguration, it's clear that as long as the current president is in charge, things are going to be scary for brown people, LGBT people, religious minorities and women

rosa parks - Independent
6:01am PST - January 20th, 2019

RT @DesignationSix: I want to thank @RBReich, @davidhogg111 and Rosa Parks for inspiring me to do lists of Fox News sponsors every day. We…

Marcus Kramer (@marcuskramer)
8:11pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @DesignationSix: I want to thank @RBReich, @davidhogg111 and Rosa Parks for inspiring me to do lists of Fox News sponsors every day. We…

Andrew Mark (@POTUS45stinks)
8:10pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @DesignationSix: I want to thank @RBReich, @davidhogg111 and Rosa Parks for inspiring me to do lists of Fox News sponsors every day. We…

Louise Chambers Roebke (@happywease)
8:09pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @ariesveryownn: “you can’t like a nigga til he LOVE you” -Rosa Parks https://t.co/JwHQyVocJn

trin (@trinitvv)
8:08pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @DesignationSix: I want to thank @RBReich, @davidhogg111 and Rosa Parks for inspiring me to do lists of Fox News sponsors every day. We…

Mike (@007Rukdme)
8:07pm PDT - August 24th, 2019
RT @HandsomeConser1: Just a picture of racist Trump with Rosa Parks and Muhammed Ali before he was president https://t.co/C4zqJzPiLM

RT @HandsomeConser1: Just a picture of racist Trump with Rosa Parks and Muhammed Ali before he was president https://t.co/C4zqJzPiLM

Kat (@Kat_truthseeker)
8:06pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @DesignationSix: I want to thank @RBReich, @davidhogg111 and Rosa Parks for inspiring me to do lists of Fox News sponsors every day. We…

Veola Carter (@Vejcar)
8:05pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @DesignationSix: I want to thank @RBReich, @davidhogg111 and Rosa Parks for inspiring me to do lists of Fox News sponsors every day. We…

Elwood (@ElwoodBrew2)
8:03pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @DesignationSix: I want to thank @RBReich, @davidhogg111 and Rosa Parks for inspiring me to do lists of Fox News sponsors every day. We…

Liberal (@progressivehere)
8:03pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @DesignationSix: I want to thank @RBReich, @davidhogg111 and Rosa Parks for inspiring me to do lists of Fox News sponsors every day. We…

Michael Mikulin (@MikeReeseM)
8:02pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @DesignationSix: I want to thank @RBReich, @davidhogg111 and Rosa Parks for inspiring me to do lists of Fox News sponsors every day. We…

heather gaddis (@heather_gaddis)
8:02pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @DesignationSix: I want to thank @RBReich, @davidhogg111 and Rosa Parks for inspiring me to do lists of Fox News sponsors every day. We…

DB (@DeBruler2324)
8:00pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @DesignationSix: I want to thank @RBReich, @davidhogg111 and Rosa Parks for inspiring me to do lists of Fox News sponsors every day. We…

BarrCoverUp (@DeliaMacD1)
7:59pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @DesignationSix: I want to thank @RBReich, @davidhogg111 and Rosa Parks for inspiring me to do lists of Fox News sponsors every day. We…

Maxine Fletcher (@fletcher_maxine)
7:58pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @StarlightASF: "I can confirm "The Fat Conductor" from Thomas the Tank Engine was clapping gargantuan locomotive Cheeks." -Rosa Parks

Erik Temblador (@Pyo_Metra)
7:58pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @DesignationSix: I want to thank @RBReich, @davidhogg111 and Rosa Parks for inspiring me to do lists of Fox News sponsors every day. We…

Dorothy Crocile (@adorothyrmc)
7:57pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @DesignationSix: I want to thank @RBReich, @davidhogg111 and Rosa Parks for inspiring me to do lists of Fox News sponsors every day. We…

Karen Millar (@KjmillarMillar)
7:54pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @DesignationSix: I want to thank @RBReich, @davidhogg111 and Rosa Parks for inspiring me to do lists of Fox News sponsors every day. We…

Solstice (@SoLun10)
7:54pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @DesignationSix: I want to thank @RBReich, @davidhogg111 and Rosa Parks for inspiring me to do lists of Fox News sponsors every day. We…

robbin king@IMPEACH (@robbink46860177)
7:53pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @joonstopia: ask not what your country can do for you but what you can do for jimin or whatever the hell rosa parks said

pau (@buwannie)
7:53pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @DesignationSix: I want to thank @RBReich, @davidhogg111 and Rosa Parks for inspiring me to do lists of Fox News sponsors every day. We…

DianaGeorgina (@DianaGeorgina15)
7:53pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @DesignationSix: I want to thank @RBReich, @davidhogg111 and Rosa Parks for inspiring me to do lists of Fox News sponsors every day. We…

resisting (@leeleeparris)
7:52pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @DesignationSix: I want to thank @RBReich, @davidhogg111 and Rosa Parks for inspiring me to do lists of Fox News sponsors every day. We…

Rhonda DeVries (@rhonda_devries)
7:51pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

I can fuck a bitch on a bus like she Rosa parks shout out young thug

ugly (@TheMenzz)
7:29pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

“Never let a bitch take your spot, period!” -Rosa Parks, 1955.

RenTay__ (@farendenise)
7:26pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

The Book? I told ANYONE on the Radio Station thatt would listen... Gordo would be at the BACK of the movie theater... With respect to Gordo, AM 1310, that GUY knows ROSA Parks. No one should be... treated ... moving on. The book AND THE MOVIE... there will BE no lies. Sturm. Mont

ptdennis (@ptdennis)
7:25pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

you late Rosa Parks https://t.co/VB1akIUrx7

♿️ (@fuxkrihannaa)
7:24pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @klrkisser: @Trump454545 You aint no Rosa Parks, or Martin Luther King! They had a quiet inner strength and class, you would never unde…

DaNittaChloe (@ChloeNitta)
7:10pm PDT - August 16th, 2019
Some random southerner: get in the back of the bus 

Rosa Parks : https://t.co/UhMwQGXjbB

Some random southerner: get in the back of the bus Rosa Parks : https://t.co/UhMwQGXjbB

allison (@altoidsarecandy)
7:06pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

I coulda dropped my croissant. - Rosa Parks

The History of Vine (@botconrad2)
7:03pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @205Flex: Ion believe niggas I think they frontin I call em Rosa parks even if I was a mechanic I couldn’t tell these hoes apart

prince duke (@Quidarius2)
7:00pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @MoorInformation: Little Caesars founder, Mike llitch quietly paid Rosa Parks' rent for years when she got laid off fighting for Civil R…

12 am (@_jawanwan_)
6:51pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @PaulLeeTicks: @GovMikeHuckabee @Israel @IsraeliPM Didnt you used to say the same thing about Rosa Parks, though... Triple-Chins? "It w…

Marlene Malik (@MarleneMalik2)
6:47pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @1CreativThinker: @MsPackyetti Did everyone stand with Rosa Parks or did they sign a deal? Remember the bus boycott. People in the south…

LO.JONES (@LoThaGawd)
6:46pm PDT - August 16th, 2019
RT @thekillakay_: Happy Birthday to a legend @ChiefKeef you’ve had the same impact as MLK and Rosa Parks in my eyes https://t.co/j0T9TnGLZx

RT @thekillakay_: Happy Birthday to a legend @ChiefKeef you’ve had the same impact as MLK and Rosa Parks in my eyes https://t.co/j0T9TnGLZx

The Moon (@ArtByCamerion)
6:32pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @thekillakay_: Rosa Parks sat so Chief Keef could blow New Jersey up

(@MichaelLew_)
6:29pm PDT - August 16th, 2019
Donald Trump standing with Rosa Parks and Muhammad Ali after receiving an award from the NAACP https://t.co/kvqP8s1G55

Donald Trump standing with Rosa Parks and Muhammad Ali after receiving an award from the NAACP https://t.co/kvqP8s1G55

K. Daschofsky ❌ (@LilStormRogue)
6:28pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @MoorInformation: Little Caesars founder, Mike llitch quietly paid Rosa Parks' rent for years when she got laid off fighting for Civil R…

Ricky Tan Bodyguard (@mikedoesthemost)
6:22pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @MrWednesday11: 9) STAND OUT Someone has to. It is easy to follow along. It can feel strange to do or say something different. But witho…

Mary Sadler (@Maryc1850Sadler)
6:21pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @ColinDelia68: In 1957, white segregationists placed billboards in the south that sent the message that integration was a communist plot…

sweetdee_nyc (@sweetdee_nyc)
6:16pm PDT - August 16th, 2019