Rosa Parks

  *Good grief! What is wrong with the Republicans? We know they want to attract more African Americans and Latinos to the party but they…

Fifty-eight years ago today, Rosa Parks, then 43-years-old, became a lightening rod for the Civil Rights Movement when she was arrested for refusing to give…

“I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear; knowing what must be done does away with fear.”…

EDITOR’S NOTE: Special thanks to Crystal Nickens Freeman of Atlanta, Ga., daughter of Barbara Pace Hunt for this submission. Barbara Pace Hunt was the lead…

President Obama joined members of Congress today to unveil a new statue of civil rights icon Rosa Parks. With the full-length statue placed in the Capitol Building’s Statuary Hall, Parks takes her “rightful place among those who shaped this nation’s course,” Mr. Obama said. The 9-foot statue shows Parks seated, commemorating the moment in December […]

Next week, President Barack Obama will honor pioneering civil rights activist Rosa Parks (pictured) in an unveiling ceremony of a statue at the U.S. Capitol…

As we celebrate Black History month, we pay tribute to Rosa Parks. Rosa Parks was a modest seamstress on her way home from work when…