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Rosa Parks

Rosa Parks - refused to give up her seat on a bus for a white passenger, as was required of African Americans in the south at the time. She became an inspiration in the Civil Rights movement.

Rosa Parks. She is one of the most inspiring people in my life, reminding me to always - no matter what the consequence - stand up for what I believe in.

10 myths about Rosa: Sixty years ago, on December Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a Montgomery bus and was arrested. Her courageous action galvanized a yearlong community boycott and helped usher in a new chapter of the Black freedom struggle.

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Rosa Parks,Honoured only years later. Was a civil rights activist who refused to give her seat away to a white passenger on a 'coloured' section of the bus. Her act and the Montgomery bus boycott are important events to the civil rights movement.

Rosa Parks  She didn't ask For a special treat, All she wanted Was a seat.

HISTORY Rosa Parks was presented the first “Eleanor Roosevelt Woman of Courage Award” by the Wonder Woman Foundation on this date November (photo: Rosa Parks) - CARTER Magazine

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, 4th President

As the president of Liberia, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is the first and only elected female head of state in Africa. She served as Liberia's Minister of Finance under President William Tolbert from until she left the country during its coup d'etat in

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A Civil Rights Movement Timeline, Created by the 5 th -grade Library Class at Webster Christian School

A simple act of refusing to give up her seat on the bus to a white man, put the civil rights movement in motion in Montgomery Alabama.  It led to a boycott of the city buses resulting in thousands of dollars of lost revenue.  What a shero!

Women’s History, February 4

One of my hero's and inspiration.a catalyst for change and a pillar of courage