Thought for the Day
“Without vision, the people will perish,
and without courage and inspiration, dreams will die,
the dream of freedom and peace.”
*Rosa Louise McCauley Parks
Born: February 4, 1913
Died: October 24, 2005
was an African-American civil rights activist, whom the U.S. Congress called “the first lady of civil rights”, and “the mother of the freedom movement”.On December 1, 1955, in Montgomery, Alabama, Parks refused to obey bus driver James F. Blake’s order that she give up her seat to make room for a white passenger.