December 1, 1955: Rosa Parks, a black seamstress, is arrested for refusing to give up her seat for a boarding white passenger as required by Montgomery city ordinance. Her action prompted the historic Montgomery Bus Boycott and earned her a place in history as “mother of the civil rights movement.” Ms. Parks was inducted into the Alabama Academy of Honor in August 2000.

Rosa Parks,Honoured only years later. Was a civil rights activist who refused to give her seat away to a white passenger on a 'coloured' section of the bus. Her act and the Montgomery bus boycott are important events to the civil rights movement.

On December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks, a 42-year-old African American woman who worked as a seamstress, boarded this Montgomery City bus to go hom...

Rosa Parks Bus - The Story Behind the Bus - Henry Ford Museum - the Bigot as Benefactor

Rosa Parks (can you see Dr King in the background?)- the definition of a strong woman. She knew what was right and wouldn't let anyone get in her way.

Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King, Jr., 1955 - Rosa Louise McCauley Parks was an African-American civil rights activist, whom the U. Congress called "the first lady of civil rights" and "the mother of the freedom movement".

If Rosa Parks And Hillary Clinton Were Disney Princesses - BuzzFeed  << Look at this. It has famous historical females as Disney Princesses. These women need Disney movies!

If Rosa Parks And Hillary Clinton Were Disney Princesses

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We read this last night. It was perfect for 4-6, and really made it easy to have a conversation about race, and more largely about difference. Rosa Parks is a personal hero of mine, so I was so happy to be able to share her story with the girls. I think the first person narration helped. Fictional Rosa talked spoke to children on their level. Will definitely buy it or take it out yearly. I Am Rosa Parks

I am Rosa Parks (Ordinary People Change World): Brad Meltzer, Christopher Eliopoulos [Biography]

Rosa Parks African American Civil Rights leader in Selma Alabama started the bus boycotts

Rosa Parks was an African-American civil rights activist, whom the U. Congress called "the first lady of civil rights" and "the mother of the freedom movement".

The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks  By Jeanne Theoharis  360 pages; Beacon Press  Available at: Amazon.com | Barnes & Noble | iBookstore | IndieBound

The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks

The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks by Jeanne anniversary of Rosa Parks birth of the American civil rights movement

When someone yells, shotgun!, I yell Rosa Parks and sit in the seat and refuse to move.

Funny Confession Ecard: When someone yells, 'shotgun!', I yell 'Rosa Parks' and sit in the seat and refuse to move.

The Modern Prophetic Acts of Rosa Parks And Martin Luther King, Jr. by Randall K. Bush | From The Possibility of Contemporary Prophetic Acts Introduction In an earlier chapter, a working definition was offered for identifying prophetic acts, calling them deliberate, specific, communica…

The Modern Prophetic Acts of Rosa Parks And Martin Luther King, Jr. by Randall K.

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