Rosa Parks and the Civil Rights Movement

Rosa Parks: A Woman of Power Rosa Parks has been known for decades as the African American women who refused to give up her seat to a white passenger in Montgomery, Alabama. This bold move triggered bus boycotts all throughout the city. She is known now as a civil rights activist that was a significant … Read more

History assignment – Tracy Stewart

Byron Choate Want to Start a Revolution Essay There are many similarities when comparing civil rights activists but the differences is what make them unique. The peaceful and violent movements each one can bring shows the power they have which brings about why they are important. The two activist I am comparing and contrasting is … Read more

African American Community

By 1945, nearly everyone in the African American community had heard gospel music (2). At this time, gospel music was a sacred folk music with origins in field hollers, work songs, slave songs, Baptist lining hymns, and Negro spirituals. These songs that influenced gospel music were adapted and reworked into expressions of praise and thanks … Read more