She was tired after spending the day at work as a department store seamstress. She stepped onto the bus for the ride home and sat in the fifth row — the first row of the "Colored Section."
Montgomery bus boycott: Montgomery bus boycott, mass protest against the bus system of Montgomery, Alabama, by civil rights activists and their supporters that led to a 1956 Supreme Court decision dec
Learn about Rosa Parks's courageous decision to fight discrimination and the boycott that ended segregation on public buses.
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