Civil rights legend Rosa Parks honored with US Capitol statue – Washington Post


Washington Post

Civil rights legend Rosa Parks honored with US Capitol statue
Washington Post
She was a seamstress whose simple and defiant act more than half a century ago galvanized a movement and propelled her into history. On Wednesday, President Obama and congressional leaders unveiled a nine-foot bronze statue of Rosa Louise Parks,
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