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Christina Maxouris, CNN “Being dragged off that bus was worth it just to see Barack Obama become president,” said Claudette Colvin, who before Rosa Parks was arrested for keeping her bus seat in Montgomery, Alabama. Featured Image (CNN)Black history is American history. It’s easy to say. But while most grade school teachers agree that the experience and contributions of African-Americans […]
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Six Unsung Heroines of the Civil Rights Movement | History.com While their stories may not be widely known, countless dedicated, courageous women were key organizers and activists in the fight for Civil Rights. ">Six Unsung Heroines of the Civil Rights Movement | History.com While their stories may not be widely known, countless dedicated, courageous women were key organizers and activists in the fight for Civil Rights.

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While their stories may not be widely known, countless dedicated, courageous women were key organizers and activists in the fight for Civil Rights.
Six Unsung Heroines of the Civil Rights Movement | History.com While their stories may not be widely known, countless dedicated, courageous women were key organizers and activists in the fight for Civil Rights. " class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More

Before Rosa Parks, A Teenager Defied Segregation On An Alabama Bus | NPR Rosa Parks is well-known for her refusal to give up her seat to a white passenger on a public bus in Montgomery, Ala., in December 1955.">Before Rosa Parks, A Teenager Defied Segregation On An Alabama Bus | NPR Rosa Parks is well-known for her refusal to give up her seat to a white passenger on a public bus in Montgomery, Ala., in December 1955.

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Rosa Parks is well-known for her refusal to give up her seat to a white passenger on a public bus in Montgomery, Ala., in December 1955.
Before Rosa Parks, A Teenager Defied Segregation On An Alabama Bus | NPR Rosa Parks is well-known for her refusal to give up her seat to a white passenger on a public bus in Montgomery, Ala., in December 1955." class="btn btn-sm btn-link"> Read More