Rosa Parks (No Sir, I Will Not Get Up) - Various - What Now, People? Vol. 2 (Vinyl, LP)

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  1. No Fear: 11 – Mrs. Rosa Parks* Segregation: 12 – Vanessa Bell Armstrong: Pressing On: 13 – Mrs. Rosa Parks* Hope For The Future: 14 – Virtue (9) We Will Be The Ones: 15 – Mrs. Rosa Parks* Getting Over Anger: 16 – Chosen: Help Us Lord: 17 – Mrs. Rosa Parks* The Word: 18 – Richard Smallwood And The Richard Smallwood Singers.
  2. “People always say that I didn't give up my seat because I was tired, but that isn't true. I was not tired physically, or no more tired than I usually was at the end of a working day. I was not old, although some people have an image of me as being old then. I was forty-two. No, the only tired I was, was tired of giving in.” ― Rosa Parks.
  3. Feb 03,  · New film: Rosa Parks was 'sick and tired' "I don’t think that a lot of people knew that Rosa wasn’t tired. She was sick and tired,” said D’Angela Proctor, head of original programming for.
  4. Dec 02,  · Thursday marks the 61st anniversary of Rosa Parks refusing to give up her seat on a Montgomery, Alabama, bus to a white man — an action that .
  5. What Now, People? Vol. 2, a Various Artists Album. Released in on Paredon (catalog no. P; Vinyl LP). Genres: Contemporary Folk/5(1).
  6. 1. Parks had been thrown off the bus a decade earlier by the same bus driver-- for refusing to pay in the front and go around to the back to manalasagamanaragroshakar.xyzinfo had avoided that driver's bus for twelve years because she knew well the risks of angering drivers, all of whom were white and carried guns.
  7. Jan 26,  · It's not just people on the right like Katherine Harris and Ted Nugent who seem especially silly being likened to Parks. I first cringed at this "Rosa Parks c'est moi" phenomenon last October at Ralph Nader's lefty rally at Madison Square Garden.
  8. Rosa Parks, African American civil rights activist whose refusal to give up her seat on a bus to a white man ignited the U.S. civil rights movement. She was the recipient of numerous awards, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom () and the Congressional Gold Medal ().
  9. Recorded in for the "What Now People" series that advocated song as political movement, the songs on this album spans a range of political subjects and issues facing African Americans, American Indians and women, as well as the Vietnam War and revolutions around the world (i.e.5/5(1).

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