TITLE

Remembering Rosa Parks

AUTHOR(S)
Chappell, Kevin
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Ebony;Jan2006, Vol. 61 Issue 3, p126
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the legacy of the late Rosa Parks who was hailed as the mother of the civil rights movement in the U.S. The story of her defiant act in a city bus in Montgomery, Alabama, is presented. It explores how Parks contributed to the decision of African Americans to fight for their rights and to oppose segregation in the U.S. society. A description of the recognitions given to Parks is given.
ACCESSION #
19461394

 

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