Montgomery Bus Boycott, 1955-1957

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  • Created by: kira
  • Created on: 08-05-11 12:26

What Happened?

  • 1 December 1955, Montgomery bus service, Rosa Parks secretary for the NAACP sat in the 'coloureds only' section. As the bus got busier, a white man asked her for her seat and she refused, thus breaking the law.
  • She was arrested which caused an outcry from the black religious community including Martin Luther King.
  • Women proffesionals at Alabama state college organised a boycott of…



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