Rosa Parks - Civil Rights Activist                                      Martin Luther King Jr.


10821 160204    February 4, 1913    Happy birthday Rosa Parks!
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Rosa Parks - Wikipedia  February 4, 1913 – October 24, 2005, an African American civil rights activist, whom the United States Congress called "the first lady of civil rights" and "the mother of the freedom movement".
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1243 130228  February 27, 2013 "We Heard" on WCCO (CBS)
Remarks by the President at Dedication of Statue Honoring Rosa Parks -- US Capitol (White House)  |  Rosa Parks Statue Unveiled at Capitol  (ABC)
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President Obama dedicates statue honoring Rosa Parks  (White House)


Rosa Parks, Civil Right Pioneer, dead at 92 on October 24, 2005.
 
Parks remembered for her courage, humility < http://edition.cnn.com/2005/US/10/25/parks.reax/ >

Parks praised as ‘True American Hero’
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http://www.pressmon.com/cgi-bin/press_view.cgi?id=1001794  > The article was posted on < http://edition.cnn.com/  Oct. 25, 2005 >

The story behind the bus < http://www.hfmgv.org/exhibits/rosaparks/story.asp >

Parks’ bus draped in black as tribute / Parks remembered in hometown of Tuskegee < The article was posted on http://news.yahoo.com/ >

Here is the bus' pic < http://www.bing.com/images/search?q=Rosa+Parks%e2%80%99+bus&FORM=HDRSC2  (Bing Images) >


Oct. 30, 2005  Proclamation by President: Death of Rosa Parks: The article was posted on < http://www.whitehouse.gov/ >


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Flags flown at half-staff on Nov. 2, 2005, the day of her interment in honor of the late civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks.
Minnesota Governor Pawlenty orders U.S. and State flags at half-staff in honor of Rosa Parks: The article was posted on <
http://mn.gov/governor/ > November 1, 2005

An Overflowing Tribute to an Icon <
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2005/10/31/AR2005103100370.html?nav=rss_print/asection >
Rosa Parks Given Unprecedented Honor: The late civil rights activist Rosa Parks will be the first woman to lie in honor in the United States Capitol Rotunda - a tribute formerly reserved for presidents, soldiers and prominent politicians: The article was posted on
< http://www.buzzle.com/  Oct. 28, 2005 > 

Thousands attend funeral for Rosa Parks (Nov. 2, 2005): The article was posted on <
http://abcnews.go.com/US >



modified: Feb. 2016
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