Civil Rights Icon Rosa Parks Dies


Subject:
Black Resources , Constitutional Law & Civil Liberties , Notable People: Women , Biographies & Famous People , Civil Rights Movement , Segregation & Discrimination , Biography (Individuals) , Civil Rights , Women

Description:
Radio program about Rosa Parks (1913-2005), known as the "'mother of the civil rights movement' ... [for turning] the course of American history by refusing in 1955 to give up her seat on a bus for a white man." Includes audio of past interviews with Parks, images, and links to related stories. From National Public Radio (NPR).

Publisher:
National Public Radio (NPR)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=4973548


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