Rosa Parks quote: People always say that I didn't give up my seat because I was tired, but that isn't true. The only tired I was, was tired of giving in. Link to her biography on Black History:  http://www.history.com/topics/black-history/rosa-parks

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Rosa Parks quote: People always say that I didn't give up my seat because I was tired, but that isn't true. The only tired I was, was tired of giving in.

:: Rosa Parks Quotes :: With this still happening in my country today (where intolerant men try to send women to the back of the bus), we remember Rosa Parks.

:: Rosa Parks Quotes :: With this still happening in my country today (where intolerant men try to send women to the back of the bus), we remember Rosa Parks. I'm so glad I was born on December. No finer date.

A rare photo of Rosa Parks taking her hair down before turning in for the night.

The common image of Rosa Parks is a bespectacled woman with hair pulled back. But Parks’ had waist-length hair that she did not reveal publicly.

Rosa Parks was NOT the first black woman to refuse to give up her bus seat. Read the story and share it with everyone you know!!!! What a fraud..

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Rosa Parks was NOT the first black woman to refuse to give up her bus seat. But don't forget, Rosa Parks was a trained activist!

Founder of Little Caesars pizza payed Rosa Park’s rent - WTF fun facts

Founder of Little Caesars pizza paid Rosa Park’s rent - WTF fun facts

10 Things You May Not Know About Rosa Parks - History in the Headlines

10 Things You May Not Know About Rosa Parks - History in the Headlines

Rosa Parks Police Report

Rosa Parks Police Report

The Rosa Parks Escape Room will take students on a secret mission around the classroom! This escape room has students decode interesting facts about Rosa Parks. This is the perfect resource to introduce the Civil Rights Movement, the Montgomery Bus Boycott, Rosa Parks or Black History Month. The Rosa Parks Escape Room has students walking around the classroom breaking codes. #rosa parks #civilrights #blackhistory #blackhistorymonth #martinlutherking

Rosa Parks ESCAPE ROOM: Black History Month and Civil Rights Movement

The Rosa Parks Escape Room will take students on a secret mission around the classroom! This escape room has students decode interesting facts about Rosa Parks. This is the perfect resource to introduce the Civil Rights Movement, the Montgomery Bus Boycott, Rosa Parks or Black History Month. The Rosa Parks Escape Room has students walking around the classroom breaking codes. #rosa parks #civilrights #blackhistory #blackhistorymonth #martinlutherking

They teach you in school that she was tired. Just shows how much bullshit the education system feeds us.

They teach you in school that she was tired. Just shows how much bullshit the education system feeds us. << In my school we were taught that she was tired of being treated as less than a person, so.

Happy 101st Birthday Rosa Parks!  #BlackHistory #RosaParks #ShadesofColor (www.ShadesGifts.com)

Rosa Parks's Legacy Beyond The Bus

Rosa Parks A pioneer of civil rights in a racially segregated Alabama, she famously refused to give up her bus seat to a white passenger, sparking the Montgomery Bus Boycott that crippled the state capital's public transport system.

interesting-fact:  Claudette Colvin resisted bus segregation nine months before Rosa Parks, and it is her case that went to the Supreme Court — only for her to be swept under the rug by NAACP leaders since she was a pregnant teenager. - http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=101719889  —  Interesting Facts - Like Us on Facebook!

interesting-fact: Claudette Colvin resisted bus segregation nine months before Rosa Parks, and it is her case that went to the Supreme Court — only for her to be swept under the rug by NAACP leaders since she was a pregnant teenager.

Rosa Parks Autobiography: My Story    Montgomery, Alabama, on December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks made history by being the black woman who refused to obey the driver of the bus when he gave her the order to give up her seat on the city bus to make room for a white passenger. Her actions sparked the Montgomery Bus Boycott, and made history. Her refusal became a key part of the modern movement for civil rights, and her actions sparked further action and set an example for many.

Rosa Parks: My Story -- excellent autobiography about the life of the famous civil rights activist Rosa Parks for young readers

Rosa Parks Facts and Quotes for Kids – Black History Month

Rosa Parks Facts and Quotes for Kids – Black History Month

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