Here’s one for the annals of rapid response: The Ferrer campaign is out with its statement on the death of Rosa Parks…who died Monday.
In the last few days, we have lost two leaders and defenders of the principles of social justice and democracy. The passing of Rosa Parks, a mother of the civil rights Read More
Who’s winning the battle of the front pages?
The Daily News takes the high road with a handsomely composed tribute to Rosa Parks, including the editorially savvy choice of her mug shot as illustration: This is exactly what Jim Crow was about–the criminalization of simple acts of living.
The Post, meanwhile, ignores the civil-rights Read More
A close reader of Pataki Administration press releases emails over a striking similarity between the two sets of condolences sent out today, one for civil rights figure Rosa Parks and the other for New York Giants owner Wellington Mara.
The messages conclude:
“The thoughts and prayers of all New Yorkers are with the Parks family, Read More