59 years ago today, Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on the bus!

Posted By Levi

December 1st, 2014 11:09am

December 1, 1955,  Rosa Parks refused to give up her bus seat, sparking the Montgomery Bus Boycott and  start of the Civil Rights Movement.

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And here, she is arrested after refusing to surrender her bus seat to a white passenger.

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Here is the police report when she was arrested in Montgomery, Alabama.

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 President Obama on the Rosa Parks bus at the Henry Ford museum in Dearborn, MI

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