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Daily Archives: December 1, 2015

Honoring Rosa Parks

Let’s Learn More About a Civil Rights Hero on Rosa Parks Day

Today, we honor the “mother of the civil rights movement,” Ms. Rosa Parks.  On this day, in December 1, 1955, Ms. Parks refused to give up her seat on a Montgomery, Alabama public bus, to a white man.  At that time, that was a violation of the city’s racial segregation laws. White riders were allowed