1. Education
Jone Johnson Lewis

Mother of Civil Rights

By February 4, 2014

Follow me on:

In 1955, Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus so that a white person could sit. She was born on February 4, 2013.  Learn more about the woman known as the Mother of the American Civil Rights Movement, including some of her own words about her contributions and values.

Comments

No comments yet. Leave a Comment

Leave a Comment


Line and paragraph breaks are automatic. Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title="">, <b>, <i>, <strike>

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.