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The Register NorthJersey.com
Trial date set for three charged in shooting death 12-old Genesis Rinconwas shot in the head and killed on July 5, 2014, while she was taking turns wit
Trial date set for three charged in shooting death 12-old Genesis Rincon
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 hours ago
was shot in the head and killed on July 5, 2014, while she was taking turns with two other children riding a scooter on Rosa Parks Boulevard. Prosecutors have said two witnesses have identified Moore as the shooter, and that Anthony was the one... Read more
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Greenwich Time
An Introvert's Guide to Communicating With Resultsleaders across business, literature, science and activism who have changed the
An Introvert's Guide to Communicating With Results
Greenwich Time / Posted 6 hours ago
leaders across business, literature, science and activism who have changed the world -- including Bill Gates, J.K. Rowling, Rosa Parks and Mark Zuckerberg to name a few. Over 50 percent of the U.S. workforce self-identifies as introvert and 64... Read more
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The News-Times
An Introvert's Guide to Communicating With Resultsleaders across business, literature, science and activism who have changed the
An Introvert's Guide to Communicating With Results
The News-Times / Posted 6 hours ago
leaders across business, literature, science and activism who have changed the world -- including Bill Gates, J.K. Rowling, Rosa Parks and Mark Zuckerberg to name a few. Over 50 percent of the U.S. workforce self-identifies as introvert and 64... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
An Introvert's Guide to Communicating With Resultsleaders across business, literature, science and activism who have changed the
An Introvert's Guide to Communicating With Results
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 hours ago
leaders across business, literature, science and activism who have changed the world -- including Bill Gates, J.K. Rowling, Rosa Parks and Mark Zuckerberg to name a few. Over 50 percent of the U.S. workforce self-identifies as introvert and 64... Read more
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Connecticut Post
An Introvert's Guide to Communicating With Resultsleaders across business, literature, science and activism who have changed the
An Introvert's Guide to Communicating With Results
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 hours ago
leaders across business, literature, science and activism who have changed the world -- including Bill Gates, J.K. Rowling, Rosa Parks and Mark Zuckerberg to name a few. Over 50 percent of the U.S. workforce self-identifies as introvert and 64... Read more
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MLive.com
Coffee as art? ArtPrize gets creative with 'Latte Art Throwdown' competitionand area business professionals, the company said. On Sept. 29, Ferris Coffee
Coffee as art? ArtPrize gets creative with 'Latte Art Throwdown' competition
MLive.com / Posted 9 hours ago
and area business professionals, the company said. On Sept. 29, Ferris Coffee will hold a "Latte Art Throwdown" on the Rosa Parks Circle stage. Baristas from across the country will compete for cash prizes and bragging rights in a... Read more
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New America Media
Clinton’s Historic Nomination Energizes Fil-Am DemocratsParty platform. “And we know that our nation’s long struggle with race is far
Clinton’s Historic Nomination Energizes Fil-Am Democrats
New America Media / Posted 9 hours ago
Party platform. “And we know that our nation’s long struggle with race is far from over. More than half a century after Rosa Parks sat and Dr. King marched and John Lewis bled, more than half a century after César Chávez, Dolores Huerta, and... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Kearny man charged after three-county chase from Nutley to Patersonand possession of drug paraphernalia, Clifton Police Detective Lt. Robert Brack
Kearny man charged after three-county chase from Nutley to Paterson
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 15 hours ago
and possession of drug paraphernalia, Clifton Police Detective Lt. Robert Bracken said. He surrendered in Paterson near Rosa Parks Boulevard. The pursuit began in Nutley around 2 a.m. and went into Clifton, Bracken said. Cliftons Officers Adam... Read more
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Roll Call
Baby Boomer Night at the DNCand “Notorious,” has been active in the fight against gun violence. She has als
Baby Boomer Night at the DNC
Roll Call / Posted 16 hours ago
and “Notorious,” has been active in the fight against gun violence. She has also played various historical roles, including Rosa Parks in “The Rosa Parks Story" and Betty Shabazz in “Malcolm X.” Actress Angela Bassett (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) A... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Out of 73 Portland schools tested so far, only one is lead-freeto evaporation. Elevated copper levels: 4 locations Highest reading: 16.8 ppm
Out of 73 Portland schools tested so far, only one is lead-free
KREM.com Spokane / Posted yesterday
to evaporation. Elevated copper levels: 4 locations Highest reading: 16.8 ppm in Head Start boy’s bathroom sink faucet ROSA PARKS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Elevated lead levels: 11 locations Highest reading: 164 ppb in C209 classroom sink... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Out of 73 Portland schools tested so far, only one is lead-freeto evaporation. Elevated copper levels: 4 locations Highest reading: 16.8 ppm
Out of 73 Portland schools tested so far, only one is lead-free
NorthWest Cable News / Posted yesterday
to evaporation. Elevated copper levels: 4 locations Highest reading: 16.8 ppm in Head Start boy’s bathroom sink faucet ROSA PARKS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Elevated lead levels: 11 locations Highest reading: 164 ppb in C209 classroom sink... Read more
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Reality TV World
Meryl Streep believes Hillary Clinton has the 'grit and grace' to become president at DNCby a major political party. Streep's speech focused on important figures in wo
Meryl Streep believes Hillary Clinton has the 'grit and grace' to become president at DNC
Reality TV World / Posted yesterday
by a major political party. Streep's speech focused on important figures in women's history including Deborah Sampson, Rosa Parks, Amelia Earhart, Harriet Tubman, Eleanor Roosevelt and many more, and how those women accomplished great things... Read more
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Reality TV World
Meryl Streep: Hillary Clinton has the "grit and grace" to become presidentby a major political party. Streep's speech focused on important figures in wo
Meryl Streep: Hillary Clinton has the "grit and grace" to become president
Reality TV World / Posted yesterday
by a major political party. Streep's speech focused on important figures in women's history including Deborah Sampson, Rosa Parks, Amelia Earhart, Harriet Tubman, Eleanor Roosevelt and many more, and how those women accomplished great things... Read more
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FOX News
Black DNC protest tells crowd: White people to the backfought and died for the stars and stripes. How incredibly sad it was to witnes
Black DNC protest tells crowd: White people to the back
FOX News / Posted yesterday
fought and died for the stars and stripes. How incredibly sad it was to witness such hatred and racism on full display in the City of Brotherly Love. “White people to the back -- Black people to the front.” I wonder what Rosa Parks would’ve... Read more
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Daily Mail
Meryl Streep's recycled dress at the DNC sets Twitter on firewomen who have shown determination and dignity throughout history as she rememb
Meryl Streep's recycled dress at the DNC sets Twitter on fire
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
women who have shown determination and dignity throughout history as she remembered the 'female firsts' of Deborah Sampson, Rosa Parks, Amelia Earhart, and Sandra Day O'Connor. 'Hillary Clinton has taken some fire over 40 years — her fight for... Read more
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Daily Mail
Black Lives Matter leader calls for racial segregation at DNC marchwere ordered to the back of the crowd by the leadership One protester objectin
Black Lives Matter leader calls for racial segregation at DNC march
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
were ordered to the back of the crowd by the leadership One protester objecting to the racial segregation raised the Rosa Parks incident, but the angry woman did not respond. Before the march set off, the woman told white people: 'Take your... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Lead level at Portland school sink 4 times higher than highest level in Flint, Mich.to evaporation. Elevated copper levels: 4 locations Highest reading: 16.8 ppm
Lead level at Portland school sink 4 times higher than highest level in Flint, Mich.
NorthWest Cable News / Posted yesterday
to evaporation. Elevated copper levels: 4 locations Highest reading: 16.8 ppm in Head Start boy’s bathroom sink faucet ROSA PARKS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Elevated lead levels: 11 locations Highest reading: 164 ppb in C209 classroom sink... Read more
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New Now Next
Meryl Streep, Alicia Keys Bring Down The House At The DNCof the night, with a roll call of some of the greatest “female firsts” in our c
Meryl Streep, Alicia Keys Bring Down The House At The DNC
New Now Next / Posted 2 days ago
of the night, with a roll call of some of the greatest “female firsts” in our country’s history. “Sandra Day O’Connor, Rosa Parks, Amelia Earhart, Harriet Tubman, Shirley Chisholm, Madeline Albright, Geraldine Ferraro, Eleanor... Read more
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NJ.com
N.J. native Meryl Streep speaks at DNC 2016, talks 'grit and grace'Clinton to other female "path breakers" such as former Supreme Court Justice Sa
N.J. native Meryl Streep speaks at DNC 2016, talks 'grit and grace'
NJ.com / Posted 2 days ago
Clinton to other female "path breakers" such as former Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, civil rights leader Rosa Parks, aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart and abolitionist Harriet Tubman. "These women share something in common," she... Read more
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People Magazine
Meryl Streep Gives Powerful Speech as Hillary Clinton Trumps Donald in Convention Star Powerstage late in the night, offering a moving speech, which charted the course of
Meryl Streep Gives Powerful Speech as Hillary Clinton Trumps Donald in Convention Star Power
People Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
stage late in the night, offering a moving speech, which charted the course of women in history including Deborah Sampson, Rosa Parks and Amelia Earhart, who accomplished historical firsts with "grit and grace." "What does it take to be the first... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Blood donors to receive free Lee Tran bus passesDepartment, 2210 Widman Way, Fort Myers. The Fort Myers Police Department is lo
Blood donors to receive free Lee Tran bus passes
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 2 days ago
Department, 2210 Widman Way, Fort Myers. The Fort Myers Police Department is located across the street from LeeTran's Rosa Parks Transfer Center. The bus pass a donor receives is a free one-trip pass; passes are limited to one per person. All... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
One step closer towards another Macon New Year's Eve CelebrationYear's Eve Celebration The Macon-Bibb commission is moving forward with plans
One step closer towards another Macon New Year's Eve Celebration
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 2 days ago
Year's Eve Celebration The Macon-Bibb commission is moving forward with plans to bring in 2017 with a celebration in Rosa Parks Square. Representatives from the event say they are planning fun new events, like a chalk wall where people can... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Yale Gags Rehired Cafeteria Workerthe Calhoun name despite a year-long campaign by students and faculty calling f
Yale Gags Rehired Cafeteria Worker
New Haven Independent / Posted 2 days ago
the Calhoun name despite a year-long campaign by students and faculty calling for it to be changed. “Corey Menafee is our Rosa Parks of 2016,” said New Haven resident Barbara Fair. “And we need more Rosa Parks to undo the terrible legacy slavery... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Hundreds march for Black Lives Matter protestBlack Lives Matter is doing a tremendous job in terms of making people pay atte
Hundreds march for Black Lives Matter protest
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 days ago
Black Lives Matter is doing a tremendous job in terms of making people pay attention, not just to black people but to all oppressed people around the world," said Lucy Debardelaben, who said her aunt was arrested with civil rights pioneer Rosa Pa... Read more
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Scotsman
Euan McColm: The really radical thing to do is to work togetheraccount or a Facebook page. These new media allow the radical to post inspirat
Euan McColm: The really radical thing to do is to work together
Scotsman / Posted 3 days ago
account or a Facebook page. These new media allow the radical to post inspirational quotes from American civil rights hero Rosa Parks, or to express admiration for Ukip’s Nigel Farage, or to let like-minded souls know that he “stands with” Jeremy... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Blood donors to receive fee Lee Tran bus passesDepartment, 2210 Widman Way, Fort Myers. The Fort Myers Police Department is lo
Blood donors to receive fee Lee Tran bus passes
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 3 days ago
Department, 2210 Widman Way, Fort Myers. The Fort Myers Police Department is located across the street from LeeTran's Rosa Parks Transfer Center. The bus pass a donor receives is a free one-trip pass; passes are limited to one per person. All... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Duncan: Summitt deserves but won’t receive Congressional Gold Medal — yetfirst Congressional Gold Medal was awarded in 1776 to George Washington. Other
Duncan: Summitt deserves but won’t receive Congressional Gold Medal — yet
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
first Congressional Gold Medal was awarded in 1776 to George Washington. Other recipients have included Walt Disney, Rosa Parks, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., the Rev. Billy Graham, Ronald and Nancy Reagan, and John Wayne. Duncan and... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Congress not ready to give Pat Summitt medal yetfirst Congressional Gold Medal was awarded in 1776 to George Washington. Other
Congress not ready to give Pat Summitt medal yet
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 4 days ago
first Congressional Gold Medal was awarded in 1776 to George Washington. Other recipients have included Walt Disney, Rosa Parks, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the Rev. Billy Graham, Ronald and Nancy Reagan, and John Wayne. Duncan and Summitt's... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Learn to swing dance with record-setting group Original Swing Societyget active, and pick up a new skill in downtown Grand Rapids. The Original Swi
Learn to swing dance with record-setting group Original Swing Society
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
get active, and pick up a new skill in downtown Grand Rapids. The Original Swing Society meets every Tuesday evening in Rosa Parks Circle and Ah-Nab-Awen Park from 7:00-9:30pm. For a small donation, you and your friends can learn some steps and... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Pokemon hunt continues in downtown Grand Rapidsher. It's really exciting. You go out there and said 'There's one! There's one!
Pokemon hunt continues in downtown Grand Rapids
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
her. It's really exciting. You go out there and said 'There's one! There's one!' We just get super stoked." Once again, Rosa Parks Circle was filled with people late Saturday night as a lure party was held for the avid gamers. The excitement and... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
A few minutes with ... a man painting for peaceYou’ll see it if you drive along Grand River Avenue in Detroit, right at Rosa P
A few minutes with ... a man painting for peace
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
You’ll see it if you drive along Grand River Avenue in Detroit, right at Rosa Parks Boulevard, an old building that in one week has been transformed into a mesmerizing display: World Peace. World Peace. World Peace. World Peace. World Peace. World... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Confessions and reflections of an oldish white guyand were taken aback by signs that read, “Whites Only.” We knew nothing yet ab
Confessions and reflections of an oldish white guy
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 days ago
and were taken aback by signs that read, “Whites Only.” We knew nothing yet about black civil rights or segregation, Rosa Parks or Martin Luther King. And so, when a black man was reamed out by the café’s owner for sticking his head out of... Read more
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ajc.com
Mary Lynn Morgan, 95: Editor’s widow a pioneer in children’s...The paintings by artist Robert Templeton included icons of the civil rights mov
Mary Lynn Morgan, 95: Editor’s widow a pioneer in children’s...
ajc.com / Posted 6 days ago
The paintings by artist Robert Templeton included icons of the civil rights movement, from Martin Luther King Jr. to Rosa Parks to Malcolm X as well as Ralph McGill. Morgan is survived by three nieces, Kathryn Skoglund of Amherst, N. H.;... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Four men commit two robberies, attempt another within 20 minutes in Patersonbut the men escaped in the Newark area, authorities said. The first robbery ha
Four men commit two robberies, attempt another within 20 minutes in Paterson
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 days ago
but the men escaped in the Newark area, authorities said. The first robbery happened on Governor Street, just east of Rosa Parks Boulevard at 4:30 a.m. A man and woman were outside a house when the BMW stopped and four men —several of them... Read more
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MLive.com
Artist handpaints message of 'World Peace' across Detroit buildingthe words "World Peace," quotes and peace symbols a thousand times over on a bu
Artist handpaints message of 'World Peace' across Detroit building
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
the words "World Peace," quotes and peace symbols a thousand times over on a building at 4103 Grand River Ave. near Rosa Parks. Check out a gallery of the mural at the top of this page. Writer recently completed a similar in Boston, and... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Gamer's Notebookhunting for Pokémon in certain places is not encouraged (example: Holocaust Mus
Gamer's Notebook
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
hunting for Pokémon in certain places is not encouraged (example: Holocaust Museum or the gravesite of social activist Rosa Parks). Users who placed points in “morality” when leveling will have a better shot at success in judging when and where... Read more
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First Coast News
JTA bus driver killed in his yard remembered as role model at gathering downtownA vacant lot next to the Rosa Parks Transit Station in downtown Jacksonville se
JTA bus driver killed in his yard remembered as role model at gathering downtown
First Coast News / Posted 7 days ago
A vacant lot next to the Rosa Parks Transit Station in downtown Jacksonville served as a meeting place Wednesday for friends, family and co-workers who gathered to remember a bus driver killed after mowing his lawn on the Northside. Kenneth Dexter... Read more
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York Daily Record
PSU launches friends to business greatnessThis was still a year before the Civil Rights Movement truly galvanized around
PSU launches friends to business greatness
York Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
This was still a year before the Civil Rights Movement truly galvanized around Emmett Till's murder in Mississippi and Rosa Parks' arrest in Alabama. "He was neither white nor black, he was Jesse," Rowell said. "He could move in either... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
JTA holds vigil to remember bus driver killedof Interstate 295, by a mail carrier, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said.
JTA holds vigil to remember bus driver killed
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 8 days ago
of Interstate 295, by a mail carrier, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said. Loved ones gathered with candles at the Rosa Parks terminal on State Street in downtown Jacksonville to remember Hawkins. JTA released the following statement to... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
JTA bus driver killed in his yard remembered as role model at gathering downtownA vacant lot next to the Rosa Parks Transit Station in downtown Jacksonville se
JTA bus driver killed in his yard remembered as role model at gathering downtown
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
A vacant lot next to the Rosa Parks Transit Station in downtown Jacksonville served as a meeting place Wednesday for friends, family and co-workers who gathered to remember a bus driver killed after mowing his lawn on the Northside. Kenneth Dexter... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Sheriff: Kearny man arrested on marijuana-dealing charges in Patersonand handed the driver of the Kia a glass jar, Berdnik said. The driver then pla
Sheriff: Kearny man arrested on marijuana-dealing charges in Paterson
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 8 days ago
and handed the driver of the Kia a glass jar, Berdnik said. The driver then placed the jar in his trunk and drove towards Rosa Parks Boulevard, the sheriff said. The detectives - John Tolerico, Rashedul Chowdhury, and Atli Sela – then pulled the... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Grand Rapids Swing Dancers set recordrecord for number of people swing dancing at the same time. Tuesday night more
Grand Rapids Swing Dancers set record
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 9 days ago
record for number of people swing dancing at the same time. Tuesday night more than 1,275 people were rock-stepping in Rosa Parks Circle. That’s more than enough to surpass Laramie, Wyoming and claim the Guinness world swing dance record. The... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
GRPD: Person shot in leg downtownp.m. The victim suffered non-life threatening injuries after being shot in the
GRPD: Person shot in leg downtown
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 9 days ago
p.m. The victim suffered non-life threatening injuries after being shot in the leg. Police say the victim hobbled over to Rosa Parks Circle. Police say they're looking for as many as three suspects possibly on bicycles in connection to the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Lifetime movie films in downtown Middletownexpects the shooting in Cincinnati to continue for two weeks. The cast and cre
Lifetime movie films in downtown Middletown
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 9 days ago
expects the shooting in Cincinnati to continue for two weeks. The cast and crew for the Lifetime movie were stationed at Rosa Parks Elementary School on Tuesday, though most of the movie scenes will be shot in downtown Cincinnati, said Greif, who... Read more
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NBC News
Yale Janitor's Act of Civil Disobedience a Stand Against Racismbut the school wouldn't remove them. The images made you feel like you didn't b
Yale Janitor's Act of Civil Disobedience a Stand Against Racism
NBC News / Posted 9 days ago
but the school wouldn't remove them. The images made you feel like you didn't belong." There is a direct arc from Rosa Parks refusing to give up her seat on an Alabama bus to recent incidents of hundreds of people marching in the streets... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Trial dates set for 7 in shooting death of Paterson girl, 14shooting death of Nazerah happened two months after 12-year-old Genesis Rincon
Trial dates set for 7 in shooting death of Paterson girl, 14
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 10 days ago
shooting death of Nazerah happened two months after 12-year-old Genesis Rincon was gunned down as she rode a scooter on Rosa Parks Boulevard. The two incidents, along with the fatal shooting of a third teenager months later, led to emotional... Read more
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Daily Mail
Clinton: 'There can be no justification' for cop killingand power cocaine, dismantle the school to prison pipeline and ban the box. She
Clinton: 'There can be no justification' for cop killing
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
and power cocaine, dismantle the school to prison pipeline and ban the box. She also advocated for stricter gun laws. Rosa Parks' courage allowed blacks to sit at the front of the bus. 'Our challenge now,' she said, is to get everyone jobs so... Read more
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Fortune
Full Transcript of Hillary Clinton’s NAACP Speech: ‘This Madness Has to Stop’all of the energy and all of that talent. We need to view these issues also as
Full Transcript of Hillary Clinton’s NAACP Speech: ‘This Madness Has to Stop’
Fortune / Posted 10 days ago
all of the energy and all of that talent. We need to view these issues also as part of the struggle for civil rights. Rosa Parks opened up every seat on the bus. Our challenge now is to expand jobs so everyone can afford the fair. And let’s... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Woman in viral Louisiana protest photo from Coal Regionof tanks after the Chinese military suppressed the protests in Beijing in 1989.
Woman in viral Louisiana protest photo from Coal Region
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
of tanks after the Chinese military suppressed the protests in Beijing in 1989. Others compared her unflinching stand to Rosa Parks' refusal to give up her seat at the front of a segregated bus. Evans was released by the Baton Rouge police... Read more
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Arkansas Business
North of Eden (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)back to the South Carolina Capitol grounds. At the Henry Ford Museum, just wes
North of Eden (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)
Arkansas Business / Posted 11 days ago
back to the South Carolina Capitol grounds. At the Henry Ford Museum, just west of Detroit, I sat in the same bus where Rosa Parks made history. I thought I knew that story pretty well, but the docent pointed out something that was new and... Read more
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