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Walking with Darla

I’ve been on the run lately. With company here, even my days off were spent out of the house, off and running. I was able to include the dogs, sometimes. 431 more words

Life

Political Awakening - part 2

My family in the 1950s took two newspapers, the Daily Mirror for national news and the Northern Echo for local news. By the time I was 11, I was attending the Grammar School in my home town, having passed the eleven-plus examination. 476 more words

Personal Reflections

Rosa Parks Was An Activist Before The Bus Incident

Rosa Parks went to a two week activist organization workshop in Tennessee to learn how to organize and deal with the situation she went through before the arrest in Montgomery 1955.   189 more words

Biography

'POKEMON GO' Cemetery Warns ... LET ROSA PARKS AND OTHERS REST IN PEACE

Rosa Parks has a God-given right to rest in peace … but go tell that to “Pokemon Go” gamers.

The company that owns the Detroit cemetery where the civil rights icon is buried has had it with groups of players looking to do battle on their sacred ground. 65 more words

ENTERTAINMENT

Does Obama owe it all to Rosa Parks?

“Does Obama owe it all to Rosa Parks?” published in Headstuff, December 16th 2015, <headstuff.org/2015/12/does-obama-owe-it-all-to-rosa-parks>

There was no way Rosa Parks was getting up. 1,099 more words

Civil Rights