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After the Civil War and through the Civil Rights era of the 1950s, racial segregation laws made life for many African Americans extremely difficult. Rosa Parks—long-standing civil rights activist and author—is best known for her refusal to give up her seat to a white bus passenger, sparking the Montgomery Bus Boycott. Through two primary source activities and a short video, students will learn about Parks’ lifelong commitment to the Civil Rights movement. Read the Lesson Plan.

61 years ago, Rosa Park stood up for her rights by sitting down, forever changing America.

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Sixty years ago today Rosa Parks was arrested in Montgomery Alabama for refusing to give up her seat on a bus to a white passenger. This incredible act of courage helped ignite the fire that eventually became known as the Civil Rights Movement. Today we remember her heroism. #rosaparks #civilrightsmovement @nblsa

“Sixty years ago today, Rosa Parks was arrested in Montgomery, Alabama for refusing to give up her seat on a bus to …”

Rosa Parks arrested for her refusal to give up her seat on a bus to a white woman, which sparked the Civil Rights Movement

The Resilience Of Rosa Parks Mug Shot

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.

“I still believe, in spite of everything, that people are really good at heart.”--Anne Frank

“I still believe, in spite of everything, that people are really good at heart.”--Anne Frank She is an inspiration. The power of this quote.

I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.' - Muhammad Ali -  Be willing to perspire... if you aspire to be among the greatest. Persistent training, action & an unstoppable drive to achieve your goals will bring exceptional accomplishment. Take that one step more after the last step you can take. Push your limits. Let your end vision pull you along to do what others don't have the will to do.

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Civil Rights Activist Rosa Lee Parks 04.02.13

Rosa Louise McCauley Parks was an African American civil rights activist and seamstress whom the U. Congress dubbed the "Mother of the Modern-Day Civil Rights Movement". Parks is famous for not s.

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Mohandas Gandhi ( ) - the preeminent leader of Indian independence movement in British-ruled India - born on Saturday, October 1869 in Porbandar, India

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Janis Ian, Born Janis Eddy Fink in New York City, Janis Ian grew up on a chicken farm in Farmingdale,and attended East Orange High School. A Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter, she began her career at age Her family still lives in NJ.

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Emma Watson Photos Photos - Emma Watson attends the UK premiere of "Noah" at Odeon Leicester Square on March 2014 in London, England. - 'Noah' Premieres in London — Part 3

Rosa Parks with Martin Luther King 1955

Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King, Jr., 1955 - Rosa Louise McCauley Parks was an African-American civil rights activist, whom the U. Congress called "the first lady of civil rights" and "the mother of the freedom movement".

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Rosa Parks | She was a secretary for the NAACP, who refused to give up her seat on the bus to a white person, and she became an inspiration to...

Rosa Parks: Change the world in a single bus ride? Rosa Parks did. Parks wasn’t the first oppressed American to refuse to give up her seat for a white passenger on public transit, but she was the one who sparked the Montgomery Bus Boycott.

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