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Rosa Parks Accomplishments

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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from BuzzFeed

Republican Party Tweet About Racism Goes Horribly Wrong

Remind your kids of the courage and accomplishments of women like Rosa Parks when studying American history.

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"I would like to be known as a person who is concerned about freedom and equality and justice and prosperity for all people." Rosa Parks

My Name is Not Isabella is a picture book that introduces young audiences to six highly accomplished women: Sallie Ride, Annie Oakley, Rosa Parks, Elizabeth Blackwell, Marie Curie, and mom.

from sofeminine.co.uk

Rosa Parks biography and accomplishments - 10 black women who’ve changed history: famous black women

Ms. Rosa Parks - I didn't actually meet her, but attended the public viewing of her body at her memorial. I stood in line for hours to get the opportunity to whisper to her that I would see her again one day in heaven.

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from enfemenino.com

Rosa Parks: biografía - 10 mujeres negras que han cambiado la historia

Rosa Parks su rebelión dio lugar a una amplia campaña de protesta, liderada por Martin Luther King, que tenía entonces 26 años. Durante 381 días, los ciudadanos afroamericanos boicotearon la compañía de transportes. El movimiento, que siempre fue pacifista, llevó, un año después, a la abolición de las leyes de segregación por parte del Tribunal Supremo.

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