Claudette Colvin: b. 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
The police report for Rosa Parks' 1955 arrest, the event that started the Montgomery Bus Boycott and Martin Luther King Jr.'s ascent to leadership of the civil rights movement.
This Rosa Parks mugshot from 1955 marked the start of the Montgomery bus protests. She was dubbed "the first lady of civil rights" and "the mother of the freedom movement.
“Finally, we demanded, ‘Let my people go'”: Remembering the bravery of Rosa Parks, on the anniversary of the Montgomery bus boycott
The Black Civil Rights Movement (CRM) campaigned to end Racism and Inequality for black people between 1955 and Before the CRM many towns and cities in America were segregated- black people c…
A black family buying food at a segregated ice cream stand, by Gordon Parks, Shady Grove, Alabama,
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