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There is about 7 billion people on this planet and about 108 billion people ever, but out of all these people there is only a small group of men and women that demand and deserve respect. 805 more words


Rosa Parks

“There is no story more familiar about Rosa Parks than the Montgomery bus boycott. But that story hides as much as it reveals,” began author and professor Dr. 781 more words

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Also free

“I would like to be remembered as a person who wanted to be free… so other people would be also free.” — Rosa Parks


10 Women Who Changed My Life

Sure, I’ve been known to shout-out my girl crushes on this here blog, but what about the women who’ve had a fundamental impact on my life? 338 more words


Rosa Parks On The $20 Bill? You Say What? [Poll]

Mother of the Civil Rights Movement, Rosa Parks, could be the face of the new $20 bill. What are your thoughts? (NBC Nightly News… 197 more words


Legal positivism and the tragedy of the human rights industry

You only need to speak to people to realise that the human rights industry is in dire straits today. “Human rights” was once surrounded by a very lofty – almost reverent – aura around it. 636 more words


Dick Durbin Equates Delaying Loretta Lynch's Confirmation With Segregation

Yesterday, Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) became the latest in a long line of Democrats to cry racism when they don’t get their way.  Durbin is upset that Republicans will not hold a vote on Loretta Lynch’s confirmation as the new Attorney General until Democrats allow the passage of a bill that cracks down on human trafficking.  585 more words