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Rosa Parks

Posted in In the News by Solveig Hansen on 2015/12/02

60 years ago today, ‎Rosa Parks‬ refused to give up her seat to a white male passenger on a Montgomery, Alabama bus. She was arrested and fined. Parks’ actions ignited a bus boycott and protests to abolish segregation.

USA. Atlanta, Georgia. 1995. Rosa Parks. © Eli Reed/Magnum Photos.

 

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