Sixty years ago today, Rosa Parks was arrested for the first (but not last) time. We often tell the story of her famous arrest with so much of the story carved away that it almost ceases to be a true accounting, and sometimes we include a few outright falsehoods. Mrs. Parks was unquestionably a […]
Rosa Parks’ OTHER arrest—Feb. 22, 1956
Almost no one knows about the second time Rosa Parks was arrested, and that context changes her story significantly.