"Every society honors its live conformists and its dead troublemakers."
LEFT: Rosa Parks, who started the Montgomery Bus Boycott
in 1955, having her mug
when she was arrested for not giving up her seat for a white man.
Statue honoring Rosa Parks is unveiled at the U.S. Capitol, February 27,
answer the following questions about the movie: "The Long Walk Home".
Then e-mail them to me (not in an attachment).
DUE: Next Class
1. The purpose of watching this
movie was to see an example of doing the work of Justice.
Please LIST the Specific ways that you saw both black and
white people acting for Justice.
Please refer to your Handout and use the specific terms
from Catholic Social Teaching that apply.
2. Discuss the role of Faith and Music in the Civil Rights
3. Discuss the Cost associated with doing Justice during the
Montgomery Bus Boycott.
Be sure to include the CST principle of Solidarity in your
4. If you were to make a movie
set in the present time about the realities of being black in America today,
what story would you tell?