Safe Mode: On
Obamas' Rosa Parks photo op


Click to view image: 'fdd5bc900842-article-2132491-12ad0b73000005dc-836_634x419.jpg'




Less than sixty years after a young black woman was arrested for not giving up her bus seat for a white passenger, America's first black President sat in the very same spot to consider how far the U.S. has come on its civil rights journey.

President Barack Obama took time out of a campaign trip to visit the Henry Ford Museum in Michigan to step on board the GM vehicle that Rosa Parks made famous when she refused to vacate her seat for a white passenger one evening in December 1955.

Source


Added: Apr-21-2012 Occurred On: Apr-21-2012
By: El Tizona
In:
Other Entertainment
Tags: Racsim, race card, photo op
Location: United States (load item map)
Views: 1356 | Comments: 17 | Votes: 0 | Favorites: 0 | Shared: 0 | Updates: 0 | Times used in channels: 2
You need to be registered in order to add comments! Register HERE
Sort by: Newest first | Oldest first | Highest score first
Liveleak opposes racial slurs - if you do spot comments that fall into this category, please report them for us to review.