Black History: Special Delivery!!
Rosa Parks is a civil rights icon who is well known for not giving up her seat on a Montgomery Bus in 1955. Below are some facts that you may not know about Rosa Parks.
- Parks had been thrown off the bus a decade earlier by the same bus driver –
- Parks was a lifelong believer in self-defense. Malcolm X was one of her personal heroes
- Her husband was her political partner
- Many of Parks’ ancestors were Indians.
- Parks’ arrest had grave consequences for her family’s health and economic well-being
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