rosa parks

Rev. Martin Luther King Jr’s Closest Allies

There was a small army of people behind Dr. King, building the Civil Rights movement, these are a few of the many names.

Angela Bassett Honors The Women Who Inspired Her Career Path During Glamour’s Woman Of The Year Ceremony

The actress received the Lifetime Achievement Award

Adam Shakoor, Judge And Attorney Who Represented Rosa Parks, Dies

The 74-year-old was also the nation’s first-ever Muslim judge.

Judge Expunges Juvenile Record Of Claudette Colvin Who Refused To Give Up Her Seat Months Before Rosa Parks

She became a civil rights pioneer when she was arrested at age 15 for violating Alabama’s bus segregation law.

Civil Rights Pioneer Claudette Colvin Asks Court To Expunge Her 1955 Arrest

She refused to give up her seat on a bus before Rosa Parks ignited the civil rights movement.

Ban On Children’s Books Featuring Rosa Parks And Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Reversed In Pennsylvania

Author Brad Meltzer fought back and won.
American Civil Rights activist Rosa Parks poses as she works as a seamstress, shortly after the beginning of the Montgomery bus boycott, Montgomery, Alabama, February 1956. (Photo by Don Cravens/The LIFE Images Collection via Getty Images/Getty Images)

This Day in Black History: Feb. 4, 1913

Rosa Parks is born.

This Day in Black History: Dec. 5, 1955

The Montgomery Bus boycott began.

This Day In Black History: Dec. 1, 1955

Rosa Parks is arrested.

Breonna Taylor, John Lewis And Rosa Parks Nominated For Trump’s Garden Of American Hero

The National Garden plans to open to the public in 2026.