Rosa Parks: The First Activist Of The Civil Rights Movement

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Although, congressional reconstruction included Amendments that abolished slavery, granted citizenship to all people born in United States or naturalized and granted the right to vote to all people no matter race, color or previous conditions of servitude. However, these amendments were ratified. Some people disagree these changes and opposed to give those rights to African american people. As this situation was getting worse, African American took a stand to fight for their rights. By refusing to give up her seat to a white man on a Montgomery, Alabama city bus in 1955, Black seamstress Rosa Parks (1913-2005) helped initiate the civil movement”( Rosa Parks was one of the first Activist of the civil right movement. She took a stand

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