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January 30, 2013

Happy 100th Birthday Rosa Parks!

Amy Goodman wrote a wonderful biographical summary of Rosa Parks, a Founding Mother of the Civil Rights Movement.

Rosa Parks Photo: Alabama Dept. Archives and History
Rosa Parks
Photo: Alabama Dept. Archives and History

On Dec. 1, 1955, Rosa Parks famously refused to give up her seat on the bus to a white passenger in Montgomery, Ala., thus launching the modern-day civil-rights movement.… Read the rest