Home Tags Rosa Parks

Tag: Rosa Parks

Rosa Parks Day 2021 And The Making of History

By Haley Wilson The Birmingham Times Wednesday marked the 66th anniversary of the arrest of Rosa Parks. On December 1, 1955, Mrs. Parks took stand against...

Alabama Attorney Fred Gray Represented Civil Rights Giants, Becoming One

By Chuck Chandler Alabama Newscenter Few people can say they knew Martin Luther King Jr. and Rosa Parks when that internationally celebrated pair were average citizens. Fred D. Gray Sr. can. The...

Alabama unveils statue of civil rights icon Rosa Parks

By Dankin Andone CNN (CNN)-Rosa Parks was honored with a new statue in downtown Montgomery, Alabama, on Sunday, 64 years to the day she was arrested for...

Statues of Helen Keller and Rosa Parks coming to Alabama Capitol

By Justin Averette Alabama NewsCenter Gov. Kay Ivey signed into law a bill last week creating a commission charged with installing statues of Rosa Parks and...

Bib & Tucker Sew-op to recognize Alabama’s unsung heroines

By Erica Wright The Birmingham Times Every year since the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery marches in 2015, members of the...

#BlackHistoryMonth: Notable Alabamians, Part Eleven

Times staff report The AT&T Alabama African-American History Calendar has been highlighting the achievements of the state’s best and brightest since 2011. It highlights the...

Trending Now