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Remind your kids of the courage and accomplishments of women like Rosa Parks when studying American history.

Remind your kids of the courage and accomplishments of women like Rosa Parks when studying American history.

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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

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"I would like to be known as a person who is concerned about freedom and equality and justice and prosperity for all people." Rosa Parks

"I would like to be known as a person who is concerned about freedom and equality and justice and prosperity for all people." Rosa Parks

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President Barack Obama at the unveiling of civil rights activist Rosa Parks statue in Statuary Hall in the U.S. Capitol in Washington, February 27 | The Obama Diary

President Barack Obama at the unveiling of civil rights activist Rosa Parks statue in Statuary Hall in the U.S. Capitol in Washington, February 27 | The Obama Diary

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Rosa Parks Brainy Quotes | susan-b-anthony-quotes-sayings-brainy-men-woman.jpg
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Ms. Rosa Parks - I didn't actually meet her, but attended the public viewing of her body at her memorial. I stood in line for hours to get the opportunity to whisper to her that I would see her again one day in heaven.

Ms. Rosa Parks - I didn't actually meet her, but attended the public viewing of her body at her memorial. I stood in line for hours to get the opportunity to whisper to her that I would see her again one day in heaven.

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My Name is Not Isabella is a picture book that introduces young audiences to six highly accomplished women: Sallie Ride, Annie Oakley, Rosa Parks, Elizabeth Blackwell, Marie Curie, and mom.

My Name is Not Isabella is a picture book that introduces young audiences to six highly accomplished women: Sallie Ride, Annie Oakley, Rosa Parks, Elizabeth Blackwell, Marie Curie, and mom.

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Who knew the accomplished author Eudora Welty was also a gifted photographer?
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Follow the accomplishments of civil rights activist Rosa Parks, and learn how her refusal to give up her seat on a Montgomery bus helped end public segregation, at Biography.com. View photos and video, and read Parks's full biography.

Follow the accomplishments of civil rights activist Rosa Parks, and learn how her refusal to give up her seat on a Montgomery bus helped end public segregation, at Biography.com. View photos and video, and read Parks's full biography.

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Rosa Parks...Civil Rights heroine Rosa Parks touched off the Montgomery, Alabama bus boycott by refusing to give up her seat in the colored section to a white passenger. Parks was arrested for civil disobedience but not without becoming an influential symbol for racial equality. Her court case served as step towards ending segregation laws in the south.

Rosa Parks...Civil Rights heroine Rosa Parks touched off the Montgomery, Alabama bus boycott by refusing to give up her seat in the colored section to a white passenger. Parks was arrested for civil disobedience but not without becoming an influential symbol for racial equality. Her court case served as step towards ending segregation laws in the south.

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