Claudette Colvin

Claudette Colvin

Did You Know Rosa Parks Wasn’t the First to Refuse to Sit in the Back of the Bus?

Today is the day people remember Rosa Parks who refused to give up her seat on a bus for a white person on December 1st, 1955. But before Rosa Parks, there was Claudette Colvin. Nine months before Rosa Parks, there was Claudette Colvin, a 15-year old black girl who ...
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