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Rosa Louise McCauley Parks (February 4, 1913 – October 24, 2005) was an activist in the Civil ..... Doing much of the daily constituent work for Conyers, Parks often focused on socio-economic issues including ..... "The Other Rosa Parks: Now 73, Claudette Colvin Was First to Refuse Giving Up Seat on Montgomery Bus".

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Apr 27, 2017 ... Follow the accomplishments of civil rights activist Rosa Parks, and learn how her refusal to give up her seat on a Montgomery bus helped end ...

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By refusing to give up her seat to a white man on a Montgomery, Alabama, city bus in 1955, black seamstress Rosa Parks (1913—2005) helped initiate the civil  ...

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Dec 1, 2015 ... 60 years ago today, Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on the bus. "You must never be fearful of what you are doing when it is right.".

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Apr 10, 2017 ... Detroit planned to demolish the home, so now it's in an artist's yard in ... If you want to visit the home where civil rights legend Rosa Parks lived, ...

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Description of Rosa Parks' arrest and its role in sparking the Montgomery Bus Boycott and the civil rights movement.

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Mrs. Parks was born Rosa Louise McCauley, February 4, 1913 in Tuskegee, ... Her brother, Sylvester McCauley, now deceased, was born August 20, 1915.

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Today in History - December 1 ... On the evening of December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks, an African American, was arrested for disobeying an Alabama law requiring ...

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Though Rosa Parks hates the segregation laws, and has been fighting for civil rights at the NAACP for more than 10 years, until today she has never been one to ...

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Rosa Parks rode at the front of a Montgomery, Alabama, bus on the day the Supreme Court's ban on segregation of the city's buses took effect. A year earlier  ...