- Wig-Wags Series
Rosa Sat – song for Barack Obama
On January 30, 2009
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Written and performed by Amy Dixon-Kolar (c) 2008 Asharta Music/ASCAP. This was written a few days after November 4, 2008. For more on Amy Dixon-Kolar, visit her website here.
Rosa is, of course, Rosa Louise McCauley Parks (February 4, 1913 – October 24, 2005), who’s 1955 act of civil disobedience against a racist city ordinance requiring her to give up her bus seat to a white man, was a milestone in the fight for civil rights. See her concise biography here.