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Rosa Parks Memorialized With Statue in Montgomery

Rosa Parks Memorialized With Statue in Montgomery

Rosa Parks is engraved in history for refusing to give up her seat on the bus to a white man in Montgomery, Alabama. This past weekend marked the 64th anniversary of her life-changing actions and she was honored with a statue. The bronze, life-size figure was unveiled right where Parks’ refusal took place. The first […]

White Montgomery Officer Arrested in Killing of Unarmed Black Man

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A white police officer in Montgomery, Alabama has been arrested and charged with murder for the shooting death of an unarmed 58-year old Black man, Gregory Gunn. It was Wednesday [March 2, 2016] that city officials appeared to retract their initial beliefs that Gunn, the son of one of Montgomery’s first Black officers, was armed with […]