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Claudette Colvin – September 5th

Claudette Colvin-first black woman to refuse to give up her seat to a white person.MLK Jr wanted to use her case to fight the system, she was labled too mouthy and fiesty, plus she was pregnant, so they went with the unflappable and older Rosa Parks

Claudette Colvin~One of the Youngest Civil Rights Activist

Claudette Colvin is a pioneer of the African-American civil rights movement. In she was the first person arrested for resisting bus segregation in Montgomery, Alabama, preceding the better known Rosa Parks incident by nine months.

Claudette Colvin at age 15.

Claudette Colvin, refused to be treated like a substandard citizen on one of Montgomery, Alabama buses and did it nine months before Mrs. made his political debut fighting her arrest.

Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward

It's Black History Month! Before Rosa Parks there was Claudette Colvin, read about her.