PROVIDENCE — The house where Rosa Parks sought refuge after she fled the South will be displayed in Rhode Island for at least a month after all because several groups have provided money. 451 more words
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Ida B. Wells: The Foul-Mouthed "Princess of the Press" who spoke out against the South's horrific lynchings
Something I’ve noticed reading story after story about women throughout history is that so many accounts base the women they feature off of the actions of another woman. 1,431 more words
The Story of Rosa Parks by Patricia A. Pingry, illustrated by Steven Walker.
WorthyKids/Ideals, Nashville, Tennessee, 2007.
Board book biography, 26 pages.
This deceptively simple biography of Rosa Parks covers all the major events in her life in a manner appropriate for even the youngest children. 477 more words
The other day I mentioned how when I say “Good Morning” to my dogs, what they hear is something more like “Roll over: show me your belly, and I will give you one hundred belly rubs.” They are so sure of it, that if I attempt to stop after only a dozen – or even fifty – belly rubs, they protest. 474 more words