The story of the bus boycot
Rosa Parks was one of the first women to not get up and move to the back of the bus. Due to segregation, she was arrested on December 1st, 1955. She was born on February 4th, 1913. She died when she was 92. according to the History Channel, people said that she was tired, but that wasn't the case. She just did not want to give up her seat.
When the boycott started, no black men or women would ride the bus. They found other ways top get around for more then a year!!! they would usually take a taxi or a bike or just walk. Not even alot of whites would ride the bus. Even a few bus companies went out of business!!!
This man named Martin Luther King Jr, led the march on Washington. Which was