Day: December 2, 2019

Montgomery, Alabama, where it all began, honors Rosa Parks

  Anger over Emmett Till’s murder led Parks to refuse giving up her seat After the boycott, Parks couldn’t find work and Congressman John Conyers hired her     By Frederick H. Lowe BlackmansStreet.Today   Sunday was Rosa Parks Day in Montgomery, Alabama. The city of Montgomery and Alabama, where the capitol is based, unveiled a life-size bronze statue of[Read More…]