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Rolling through history: Fort Worth’s new bus memorial honors Civil Rights Movement

Posted on AllSides June 18th, 2024
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Fort Worth drivers will notice something not from this era while riding down East Rosedale Avenue. In a striking fusion of history and art, an artist has breathed new life into a Civil Rights-era transit bus, transforming it into a monument that honors the wheels of change that rolled through America’s struggle for racial equality. Christopher Blay is the artist of the new bus monument titled the East Rosedale Monument Project. Blay, who is currently the chief curator of the Houston Museum of African American Culture, is originally from Liberia...

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