Civil Rights Leaders

By: Colton Sulgrove

Martin Luther King Jr.

Father of The Civil Rights Movement

- Gave a speech that rallied almost all of the oppressed blacks
- Was a main leader of the Montgomery Bus Boycott
- Earned the Nobel peace prize for his work
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.- I Have A Dream Speech

Rosa Parks

The Mother of the Civil Rights Movement

- Catalyst in starting protests
- Basically became a martyr after disobeying a simple bus law
- She was brave enough to go against social norms, which led to others following suit
History: Bet You Didn't Know - Rosa Parks