Biography Of Rosa Parks

Biography Of Rosa Parks   Rosa Parks Rosa Louise McCauley Parks (1913 – 2005) was an African American civil rights activist and seamstress that the U.S. Congress dubbed the “Mother of the Modern-Day Civil Rights Movement”. Parks is well-known for her refusal on the 1st December 1955, to abide by bus driver James Blake’s demands that she surrender her seats to a white passenger. The subsequent detention and trial over the protest triggered the Montgomery Bus Boycott, one of the biggest and most successful mass protests against segregation based on race in history, and brought Martin Luther King, Jr.. who …

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