Five Facts About Rosa Parks

Five Facts About Rosa Parks

1) Rosa Parks was not the first one to be arrested by refusing to give up her seat, as a matter of fact the first one was Claudette Colvin.

2) Parks was a activist before her arrest.

3) Her public disobedience was not premeditated.

4)Rosa had a past encounter with James Blake ( the bus driver ) before refusing to give up her seat.

5) Rosa Parks was sitting in the colored section of the bus. But when all the white seats were all filled and a white man was standing the bus driver (James Blake) demanded Rosa and three others to vacate their seats.