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Rosa Parks, 92: Civil rights hero dies

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1. Posted by Q' (Travel Guru 1987 posts) 11y Star this if you like it!

Rosa Parks, a black seamstress whose refusal to relinquish her seat to a white man on a city bus in Montgomery, Ala., almost 50 years ago grew into a mythic event that helped touch off the civil rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s, died Monday. She was 92 years old.

2. Posted by Cupcake (Travel Guru 8468 posts) 11y Star this if you like it!

Amazing woman....

3. Posted by cikusang (Respected Member 1361 posts) 11y Star this if you like it!

Yep! From an ordinary seamtress to a civil rights fighter...hopefully there are more 'Rosa Park' around the world...

4. Posted by Cupcake (Travel Guru 8468 posts) 11y Star this if you like it!

There is a Rosa Parks in all of us....

5. Posted by cikusang (Respected Member 1361 posts) 11y Star this if you like it!

There is a Rosa Parks in all of us....

I agree but not everyone will do as what she did.