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Rosa Parks was asked to move to the back of the bus where black people were expected to sit, by the whites. When she refused, police became involved, essentially leading to her arrest. Rosa Parks is a true Civil Rights leader, due to her strength and bravery. This arrest eventually led to the Montgomery Bus Boycotts, where African Americans did not use the buses, but walked instead.

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Rosa Parks was asked to move to the back of the bus where black people were expected to sit, by the whites. When she refused, police became involved, essentially leading to her arrest. Rosa Parks is a true Civil Rights leader, due to her strength and bravery. This arrest eventually led to the Montgomery Bus Boycotts, where African Americans did not use the buses, but walked instead.

1955 — Rosa Parks mugshot

March 30, 1981 — Assassination attempt on President Reagan

1955 — Rosa Parks mugshot

The Pool | Life - Today I'm Channelling Rosa Parks

The Pool | Life - Today I'm Channelling Rosa Parks

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’ Collection To Be Housed At Library of Congress

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

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

Rosa Parks with Dr. Martin Luther King jr. in 1955

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Rosa Parks with Dr. Martin Luther King jr. in 1955

Rosa Parks, 1913-2005

Rosa Parks, 1913-2005

57th anniversary of Rosa Parks' "sit" for civil rights

57th anniversary of Rosa Parks' "sit" for civil rights

24 Of The Most Badass Moments In History

Rosa Parks's mugshot in 1955 after refusing to give up her seat on a public bus to a white passenger.

24 Of The Most Badass Moments In History

Rosa Parks (1913-2005) sits in the front of a bus in Montgomery, Ala., in 1956.

Civil Rights Icon Rosa Parks Dies

Rosa Parks (1913-2005) sits in the front of a bus in Montgomery, Ala., in 1956.

Rosa Parks

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Rosa Parks

This fun, hands-on project has students creating their own bus after reading the story of Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott to help your students get to know a civil rights hero!

Rosa Parks Bus 3D Foldable Project & Reading

This fun, hands-on project has students creating their own bus after reading the story of Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott to help your students get to know a civil rights hero!

ROSA PARKS Quote Hand Typed Quote Made with by PoetryBoutique, $8.00

ROSA PARKS Quote Hand Typed Quote Made with Vintage Typewriter Rosa Parks Quote

ROSA PARKS Quote Hand Typed Quote Made with by PoetryBoutique, $8.00

Rosa Parks  - (1913–2005) African-American civil rights activist, whom the U.S. Congress called "the first lady of civil rights", & "mother of the freedom movement". In 1955, in Montgomery, Alabama, Parks refused to obey bus driver's order to give up her seat to make room for a white passenger. Her civil disobedience sparked the Montgomery Bus Boycott.

Rosa Parks Statue, Capitol's First Of African-American Woman, To Be Dedicated

Rosa Parks - (1913–2005) African-American civil rights activist, whom the U.S. Congress called "the first lady of civil rights", & "mother of the freedom movement". In 1955, in Montgomery, Alabama, Parks refused to obey bus driver's order to give up her seat to make room for a white passenger. Her civil disobedience sparked the Montgomery Bus Boycott.

Rosa Parks . . .   Need I say more ? <3 : ) ^.^

Rosa Parks . . . Need I say more ? <3 : ) ^.^

This glorious photo of Rosa Parks sitting at the front of the bus in Montgomery, Alabama, after the Supreme Court ruled segregation illegal in 1956. | 26 Incredible Pictures Of Famous People Throughout History

This glorious photo of Rosa Parks sitting at the front of the bus in Montgomery, Alabama, after the Supreme Court ruled segregation illegal in 1956.

This glorious photo of Rosa Parks sitting at the front of the bus in Montgomery, Alabama, after the Supreme Court ruled segregation illegal in 1956. | 26 Incredible Pictures Of Famous People Throughout History