Rosa Parks' niece rejects comparison between
New York Daily NewsRosa Parks' niece rejects comparison between civil right icon and Dr. David Dao, who was dragged off United Airlines ...New York Daily NewsThe man who was violently pulled off an United Airlines flight is not the "Asian version of Rosa Parks," the late civil rights icon's niece says. Urana McCauley told TMZ that comparisons between Parks, once called the "mother of the freedom movement ...
Posted on 14 April 2017 | 8:12 am
Detroit house of Rosa Parks relocates to
Irish TimesDetroit house of Rosa Parks relocates to BerlinIrish TimesA niece of Rosa Parks, Rhea McCauley, bought the ruin from the city for $500, but was unable to finance a restoration herself or find a donor to pay for the work. Eventually she agreed to an usual proposal by Berlin-based US artist Ryan Mendoza.
Posted on 14 April 2017 | 7:55 am
Rosa Parks' Niece Not Happy with Comparison
Eurweb.comRosa Parks' Niece Not Happy with Comparison of Tossed United Passenger to her Aunt (Watch)Eurweb.com*Both Rosa Parks and Dr. David Dao famously refused to give up their seats and were hauled away by force, but comparing the United Airlines passenger to the woman whose Dec. 1, 1955 stand against racial discrimination fueled the burgeoning civil rights ...and more »
Posted on 14 April 2017 | 7:45 am
Rosa Parks' niece: United passenger is no
New York PostRosa Parks' niece: United passenger is no civil rights icon | New ...New York PostThe niece of Rosa Parks is fuming after a lawyer for the Kentucky man dragged off a United Airlines flight brought up how someone suggested the man is an ...Rosa Parks' Niece Outraged by Disgraceful Comparison to Dr ...TMZ.comRosa Parks' Niece Speaks On Comparison Between United Passenger David Dao And Her AuntVibeNiece Of Rosa Parks: 'No Comparison' Between Passenger Dragged Off United Flight And Her AuntWestern JournalismAtlanta Black Star -The Grioall 16 news articles »
Posted on 14 April 2017 | 6:46 am
United Passenger David Dao Was Compared To
Huffington PostUnited Passenger David Dao Was Compared To Rosa Parks. Twitter Isn't Having It.Huffington PostMany on Twitter have criticized the comparison, saying Parks, who refused to be removed from her seat on a segregated bus during the height of the Jim Crow era, showed a form of defiance and experienced struggles that have absolutely no parallel to Dao ...United passenger's lawyer says he's gotten emails comparing client to Rosa ParksUSA TODAYNo, Dr. Dao Is Not an Asian Version of Rosa ParksThe RootUnited Passenger Dr. David Dao's Attorney Raises Rosa Parks ComparisonTMZ.comElite Daily -Okayplayer (blog) -The Blemishall 1,720 news articles »
Posted on 13 April 2017 | 1:10 pm
'Women on 20s' to Ask President
The candidates are Eleanor Roosevelt, Harriet Tubman, Rosa Parks and Wilma Mankiller. "In the past 48 hours since the final round started, we’ve had 60,000 people cast votes already," the group's executive director, Susan Ades Stone.
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 8:38 am
Final four: The new face of the $20 bill?
A group pushing to replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill has narrowed it down to four candidates: Eleanor Roosevelt, Harriet Tubman, Rosa Parks and Cherokee Chief Wilma Mankiller.
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 5:51 am
Rosa Parks on the $20 bill?
A women's rights group hopes an online vote can help civil rights icon Rosa Parks join the ranks of Washington, Lincoln, and Franklin.
Posted on 7 April 2015 | 2:36 pm
Rosa Parks: The New Face Of U.S. $20 Bill?
Could we soon see Civil Rights icon Rosa Parks on the United States $20 bill?
Posted on 7 April 2015 | 3:21 am
Campaign Wants to Close Gender Gap on
Rosa Parks. Eleanor Roosevelt. Shirley Chisholm. These are just some of the 15 candidates put forward by " Women on 20s ," a grassroots campaign seeking to have a notable woman grace the $20 bill. But just how likely is it that the ongoing viral campaign would impact the face of U.S. currency? According to analysts, the question isn't if, but when, the change will happen. Founders Barbara Ortiz ...
Posted on 5 April 2015 | 8:30 pm
Detroit police: Woman fatally stabbed on
The bus was heading west bound on W. Grand Blvd. near Rosa Parks about 3:40 p.m. when an argument between the two women got physical, WXYZ reports. Police say the suspect took off, and they’re continuing to look for her this evening. “As the victim was ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 1:03 pm
Pro-Life Leaders Demand Removal of
For her image to stand alongside the likes of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Rosa Parks, he said, “is an insult.” Bozell called Sanger an “unequivocal racist,” who attended Ku Klux Klan rallies. Bozell said the pro-abortion movement has become “so ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 12:53 pm
Woman dead after stabbing aboard DDOT bus;
Police say one woman accidentally bumped another woman as the bus was heading westbound on West Grand Boulevard, near Rosa Parks, around 4 p.m. Wednesday. “As the victim was exiting the bus, another argument ensued”, said Sgt. The latest: WXYZ’s ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 12:29 pm
Woman Fatally Stabbed After Bumping Another
The incident on a Detroit Department of Transportation bus occurred near Rosa Parks and West Grand Boulevard. The suspect is described as a black female with a dark complexion who stands about 5 feet, 9 inches and weighs about 130 pounds, Detroit police ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:48 am
Police: Woman in her 60s stabbed to death on
The incident happened around 3:45 p.m., just as a Detroit Department of Transportation bus was letting off passengers near Rosa Parks and West Grand River, said Capt. Mick Kyriacou with Detroit Police. As one woman moved to get off, she bumped into ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 9:55 am
Rosa Parks statue unveiled at Capitol
The nation's most powerful politicians honored Rosa Parks on Wednesday by unveiling her statue in a permanent place in the U.S. Capitol. President Barack Obama praised Parks as an enduring reminder of what true leadership requires, "no matter how
Posted on 27 February 2013 | 12:48 am
Obama: Parks statue dedication a 'powerful
President Barack Obama says the dedication in the Capitol of a statue of civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks will be a "powerful moment."
Posted on 21 February 2013 | 1:12 pm
Postal Service honors Rosa Parks with new
Hundreds of people, including some of Michigan's political elite, gathered Monday to celebrate the late Rosa Parks on what would have been her 100th birthday by unveiling a postage stamp in her honor steps from the Alabama bus on which she stared down
Posted on 4 February 2013 | 6:47 am
Detroit judge: I'll keep Rosa Parks case
A judge accused of misconduct in a dispute over the estate of Rosa Parks says he won't step aside from the case.
Posted on 21 June 2012 | 9:10 am
National Cathedral to install statue of Rosa
Washington National Cathedral is preparing to dedicate a new carving of civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks in a section of the church devoted to human rights.
Posted on 8 May 2012 | 2:00 am