Rosa Parks Autobiography: My Story    Montgomery, Alabama, on December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks made history by being the black woman who refused to obey the driver of the bus when he gave her the order to give up her seat on the city bus to make room for a white passenger. Her actions sparked the Montgomery Bus Boycott, and made history. Her refusal became a key part of the modern movement for civil rights, and her actions sparked further action and set an example for many.

Rosa Parks Autobiography: My Story Montgomery, Alabama, on December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks made history by being the black woman who refused to obey the driver of the bus when he gave her the order to give up her seat on the city bus to make room for a white passenger. Her actions sparked the Montgomery Bus Boycott, and made history. Her refusal became a key part of the modern movement for civil rights, and her actions sparked further action and set an example for many.

20 Facts About Rosa Parks

20 Facts About Rosa Parks

Rosa Parks with Martin Luther King, Jr. in the background.

Rosa Parks with Martin Luther King, Jr. in the background.

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13 Facts About Rosa Parks You Might Not Know, In Honor Of Her Birthday

A selection of the iconic civil rights activist’s letters and photos will go on display next month, documents which highlight Parks’s struggle to overcome bigotry

13 Facts About Rosa Parks You Might Not Know, In Honor Of Her Birthday

13 Facts About Rosa Parks You Might Not Know, In Honor Of Her Birthday

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:: Rosa Parks Quotes :: With this still happening in my country today (where intolerant men try to send women to the back of the bus), we remember Rosa Parks.

:: Rosa Parks Quotes :: With this still happening in my country today (where intolerant men try to send women to the back of the bus), we remember Rosa Parks.

Rosa Parks Facts:10 Facts about Rosa Parks

Rosa Parks Facts:10 Facts about Rosa Parks

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