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Rosa Parks: the real story | Morning Star

IN December an exhibition about the life of Rosa Parks opened at the Library of Congress in Washington DC.

The same month a new statue honouring the civil rights icon was unveiled in Alabama’s state capital, Montgomery.

Taught in schools in the US and Britain, mythologised on the left and celebrated across popular culture, from Outkast’s 1998 hip-hop single Rosa Parks to the 2018 Doctor Who episode titled Rosa, her story will be very familiar to Morning Star readers.

But do we really know Parks’s story?

Source: Rosa Parks: the real story | Morning Star

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