On this day in 1955 the Montgomery Bus BoycottOn this day in 1955, the Montgomery Bus Boycott began as a result of the arrest of Rosa Parks on December 1st.  Civil rights activist Rosa Parks refused to surrender her bus seat to a white passenger, spurring the Montgomery boycott and other efforts to end segregation.

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