"People were segregated form the moment they were born in segregated hospitals..."
No! It's my constitutional right!
Give up your seat now!
Jo Ann Robinson refused to give up her seat while in the white section on a bus.
We are not wrong in what we are doing,... If we are wrong- the Supreme Court of this nation is wrong!
Rosa Parks was put in jail because she did not give up her seat even though she was in the black section of the bus.
Claudette Colvin went through the same situation as Rosa, but proved to the driver, thanks to her civics classes, that it was her right by law that she did not have to give up her seat. She was also only 16 years old. She was still arrested.
On a Monday night, King gave his speech about the boycott to encourage everyone to cooperate in it.
Using a carpool during the boycott was to transport people so they didn't have to walk.