:: 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.

:: 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.

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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...

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...

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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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Claudette Colvin: b. 1939; Claudette Colvin is a pioneer of the African-American civil rights movement. In 1955, she was the first person arrested for resisting bus segregation in Montgomery, Alabama, preceding the better known Rosa Parks incident by nine months. Montgomery's black leaders did not publicize Colvin's effort for long because she was a teenager and became an unmarried mother. Given the social norms of the time, the NAACP leaders worried about using her to represent their…

Claudette Colvin: b. 1939; Claudette Colvin is a pioneer of the African-American civil rights movement. In 1955, she was the first person arrested for resisting bus segregation in Montgomery, Alabama, preceding the better known Rosa Parks incident by nine months. Montgomery's black leaders did not publicize Colvin's effort for long because she was a teenager and became an unmarried mother. Given the social norms of the time, the NAACP leaders worried about using her to represent their…

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A NO PREP Flip Book about Rosa Parks: This project includes a timeline, factual captions, and fun facts about the life of Mrs. Parks. #rosaparks #blackhistorymonth $

A NO PREP Flip Book about Rosa Parks: This project includes a timeline, factual captions, and fun facts about the life of Mrs. Parks. #rosaparks #blackhistorymonth $

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They teach you in school that she was tired. Just shows how much bullshit the education system feeds us.

They teach you in school that she was tired. Just shows how much bullshit the education system feeds us.

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A "Paper Bag Biography" about Rosa Parks:  Fun facts, retelling props, a reader's theater script and more... all tucked neatly into a paper bag!  #rosaparks  #blackhistorymonth  $

A "Paper Bag Biography" about Rosa Parks: Fun facts, retelling props, a reader's theater script and more... all tucked neatly into a paper bag! #rosaparks #blackhistorymonth $

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