My Mother’s Friend, Mrs. Rosa

Mrs. Rosa Parks (February 4, 1913 — October 24, 2005)
2013 US Postal Service Commemorative Forever Stamp
School Building and Miss White’s uniformed students.

Copy of Miss White’s original letter, postmarked December 18, 1928, with two-cents US postage:

Recreated Text of Miss White’s Letter
The Colonial at 314 Main Street, Melrose, Massachusetts Today
Miss Alice White, Mrs. Rosa McCauley Parks, Mrs. Alberta Frazier Willis

Two of her favorite students remember Miss White

Certain images anchor our memories, and they are forever linked to the stories that become our history.

The Biblical passage “…let he amongst you who is without sin cast the first stone.” hung in suspension over the room like an ominous cloud.

Our World In

“He climbed the ladder and then put it away.”

The Women of the House Storm the Senate’s Old Boys Club

And what a visual it was.

Do you believe us now?

The intersectionality of race: Reporting police brutality and sexual harassment

The Penis-Owner’s Mantra: When you’re a hammer everything looks like a nail

The sexual predator in the White House

“We’re coming for you!”

…and here comes the supremely

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

The danger is coming from inside the White House.

Sunday, August 28, 1963 — Washington, DC

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Aundra Willis Carrasco

Aundra Willis Carrasco

Freelance Writer, Essayist, Blogger, Curious Social Observer. E-Mail me at: aundra.willis@gmail.com or visit https://aundrawilliscarrasco.com

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