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#OTD 66 years ago, Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to adhere to racist segregation laws. Her act of defiance helped ignite the civil rights movement and bring an end to Jim Crow laws. Today, we remember her spirit and her bravery.

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Myth: Rosa Park was old and tired that day on the bus. The truth: She was only 42, her feet were fine — and the only thing she was tired of was oppression.

TRIBUTE TO ROSA PARKS: 66 years ago today, Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat to a white man on a Montgomery, Alabama bus, a violation of the city's segregation laws.

Rosa Parks changed the course of history when she stayed in her seat and refused to give in to hate and injustice. Today, as we honor her legacy, we're reminded what’s possible when we have the courage to do what’s right. It's on all of us to work for a more just and equal world.

Lots of history was made on December 1st: -Andrew Jackson and the nasty 1824 election -Rosa Parks and the Birmingham bus boycott -Gerald Ford in China -Atty Gen. Barr tells Donald Trump what he doesn't want to hear ...Details later - and Nixon's dogs! (also this day)

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Rosa Parks' refusal to give up her seat on a Montgomery, Alabama, city bus, launched a protest that galvanized a yearlong bus boycott and opened a new chapter in the struggle for American civil rights.

66 years ago today, Rosa Parks stood up for civil rights by sitting down: #KAKEnews 

$PSB: PS Business Parks, Inc. Announces Special Dividend to Be Paid in the Fourth Quarter 2021

This week Dallas Area Rapid Transit is honoring the life and legacy of Rosa Parks by reserving a seat at the front of each of its 692 buses in its fleet.


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At 15 years old, Claudette Colvin refused to give up her seat nine months before the now-historic Rosa Parks moment. But like many others, her story was excluded from history.

Asbestos shouldn’t be legal. Cars should be fuel efficient. We have a right to clean air and water. Our national parks and monuments should be held in trust for future generations. Also insider trading is bad. Please vote for Democrats in November.

We stand on the shoulders of those who came before. When Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat, she was lifting all of us up. Today, on her birthday, we honor her legacy and courage.

A provision is in the NDAA for the renaming, or even desecration, of National Monuments in National Parks. This is not what our Country wants!

Today we celebrated the passage of landmark legislation that will preserve America’s majestic natural wonders, priceless historic treasures, grand national monuments, and glorious national parks. It was my great honor to sign the Great American Outdoors Act into law! #HR1957 

We MUST protect our National Parks for our children and grandchildren. I am calling on the House to pass the GREAT AMERICAN OUTDOORS ACT today. Thanks @SenCoryGardner  and @SteveDaines  for all your work on this HISTORIC BILL!

Palm Beach County commissioner’s meeting on masks — mashed up with “Parks and RecTown Hall. The internet remains undefeated...

I am calling on Congress to send me a Bill that fully and permanently funds the LWCF and restores our National Parks. When I sign it into law, it will be HISTORIC for our beautiful public lands. ALL thanks to @SenCoryGardner  and @SteveDaines , two GREAT Conservative Leaders!

New Parks episode in one week! Can’t wait for everyone to see it...

We're aiming to open many of our gardens and parks for free during this difficult time, so the nation can use open spaces to relax and refresh, while following the government’s social distancing guidance. We will be closing our houses, cafés and shops this week.