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Last week, a statue of Rosa Parks was unveiled by President Barack Obama and members of Congress in the Capitol Building’s Statuary Hall, according to an artilce on

According to the article, the 9-foot statue shows Parks seated, commemorating the moment in December 1955 when she refused to give up her seat on a segregated bus in Montgomery, Alabama.

Parks is reportedly the first black woman to be honored with a full-length statue in Statuary Hall.

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