Rosa parks by shelby west

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Rosa parks by shelby west

  1. 1. Rosa Parks <br />Shelby West<br />
  2. 2. Rosa Parks’s Picture<br />
  3. 3. The Life Of Rosa Parks<br />Rosa Parks was born February 4,1913 and lived in Tuskegee Alabama.<br />When Rosa Parks was a young girl her mom and dad had seperated and Rosa’s mom had moved them to her parent’s house.<br />African Americans including Rosa Parks were forced to attend a school that had only one room.<br />
  4. 4. Sources<br />www.biography.com<br />
  5. 5. The Refusal That Started It All<br />When Rosa Parks was older she refused to give up her seat to a white passenger.<br />When she did that ,that started a boycott in other cities.<br />Her refusal helped launched efforts to end segregation of public facilties nation wide.<br />
  6. 6. Info On The Boycott<br />Montgomery Alabama has a city code where all public transportation is required to be segregated.<br />The bus drivers must carry out that code and they have the power to act as a policeman if need be.<br />

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