60th Anniversary Celebration of Montgomery Bus Boycott!

“Had it Not Been For Them, Where Would We Be?”

Rosa Parks being fingerprinted upon arrest by Montgomery Police.
Rosa Parks being fingerprinted upon arrest by Montgomery Police.
Dr. King leading meeting w Parks, Abernaty, and Gray
Dr. King leading meeting with Parks, Ralph Abernathy, Attorney Fred Gray and others.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Protestors waving bus by

Protesters boycotting the city buses wave at an empty bus driving through Montgomery, Alabama.

 

gladwell_revolution_carpool
Carpools awaited daily to transport protesters. The unity and organization of the Montgomery community is credited in large part for the success of the Montgomery Bus Boycott. African Americans boycotted, and DID NOT RIDE THE CITY BUSES for 381 days.
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