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Rosa Parks sacrificed her freedom for others. She did this by refusing to give up her seat to a white person, which sent her to jail.
Rosa Parks quote: People always say that I didn't give up my seat because I was tired, but that isn't true. The only tired I was, was tired of giving in. Link to her biography on Black History: http://www.history.com/topics/black-history/rosa-parks
There is no one who embodies standing up to inequality better than Rosa Parks.
Black History Month- Rosa Parks- Close Read- Differentiated Texts
Rosa Parks was presented the first “Eleanor Roosevelt Woman of Courage Award” by the Wonder Woman Foundation on this date November 14, 1984.’
Rosa Parks, 1913-2005
57th anniversary of Rosa Parks' "sit" for civil rights
Rosa Parks (1913-2005) sits in the front of a bus in Montgomery, Ala., in 1956.
:: 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.