Relative of Rosa Parks to speak about her Detroit years

February 1, 2015 10:51 PM

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A relative of Rosa Parks, whose refusal to give up her seat on a Montgomery bus endures as a key moment in the civil rights era, is sharing details about her later life in Detroit.

Two years after her action led black people to boycott Montgomery buses, Parks and her husband, Raymond, moved to Detroit. They brought along Rosa Parks' mother, to be close to the family of Parks' only sibling, Sylvester McCauley.

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