'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