ROSA PARKS - received national recognition, including the NAACP's 1979 Spingarn Medal, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the Congressional Gold Medal, and a posthumous statue in the United States Capitol's National Statuary Hall. Upon her death in 2005, she was the first woman and second non-U.S. government official to lie in honor at the Capitol Rotunda.
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PRESS THE VISIT BUTTON On July 13, 1995, Historian, Scholar And Educator, Dr. John Hope Franklin, Received The 80th NAACP Spingarn Medal. Read More About One Of The Foremost Authorities On American And African American History,
@Regrann from @crackedrosecoloredglasses_us - The NAACP staged a sit-in Tuesday Jan. 3 in the Mobile Alabama office of Jeff Sessions Attorney General nominee and U.S. Senator. After a few hours the group of six was arrested including national NAACP President Cornell W. Brooks and now faces charges of criminal trespass in the second degree. The stated goal of the sit-in was to force the senator to be withdrawn as the nominee for Attorney General the confirmation hearings have been scheduled…
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Born to slaves in 1862, Ida B. Wells became a fearless antilynching crusader, womens rights advocate, and journalist. Wellss refusal to accept any compromise on racial inequality caused her to be labeled a “dangerous radical” in her day but made her a model for later civil rights activists as well as a powerful witness to the troubled racial politics of her era. Though she eventually helped found the NAACP in 1910, she would not remain a member for long, as she rejected not only Booker T…