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In 1955 Claudette Colvin was the first person arrested for resisting

In 1955 Claudette Colvin was the first person arrested for resisting

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Claudette Colvin.jpg. Colvin in 1954

1939; Claudette Colvin is a pioneer of the African-American civil rights movement. In 1955, she was the first person arrested for resisting bus segregation ...

Claudette Colvin was the first person to resist bus segregation in Alabama

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On March 2, 1955, she was the first person arrested for resisting bus segregation in Montgomery, Alabama, preceding the more publicized Rosa Parks ...

Claudette Colvin was the first person to resist bus segregation in Alabama

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hustleinatrap: “ Black History Heroe Claudette Colvin One of the women who was arrested before Rosa Parks in On March she, just as Parks had, openly refused ...

In 1955, Claudette Colvin was arrested for refusing to give up her bus seat to a white passenger. Claudette became a plaintiff in Browder v.

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Before Rosa Parks came 15-year-old Claudette Colvin, but her act of

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Claudette Colvin was the first person to resist bus segregation in Alabama

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Claudette Colvin, the first person arrested for resisting bus segregation in Montgomery, Alabama in 1955, and whose US Supreme Court case ended bus ...

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Claudette Colvin was the 1st person arrested for resisting bus segregation in Montgomery, Alabama in

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December 1 marks the 60th anniversary of Rosa Parks' radical move of refusing to move from her seat on an Alabama bus, inciting the 13-month Montgomery bus ...

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Bronx resident Claudette Colvin talks about segregation laws in the 1950s while having her photo taken Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009 in New York.

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She eventually was not named in the lawsuit because the attorneys wanted to build a case on challenging the legality of bus segregation and she was charged ...

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Colvin was handcuffed and taken to the city jail, where she was charged with disorderly conduct, violating the segregation ordinance and assault and battery ...

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Rosa Parks sitting on a bus in Montgomery, Alabama, 1956.

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Parks was not the first person to resist bus segregation. Others had taken similar steps, including Bayard Rustin in 1942, Irene Morgan in 1946, ...

As a hard-working seamstress, Rosa Parks must have been privy to intimate moments with the white community in Montgomery. I have to go off-book here, ...

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Seat layout on the bus where Parks sat, December 1, 1955. Many people have wondered why Colvin's ...

And before Rosa, there was 15-year old mom Claudette Colvin, who refused to move from her seat on the bus.

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