Montgomery Bus Boycott

Grace Cassel and Tyler LaRowe

Montgomery Bus Boycott

Thursday, Dec. 1st 1955 at 12am to Tuesday, Dec. 20th 1955 at 12am

Montgomery, AL

Montgomery, AL

The Montgomery Bus Boycott was a political and social protest campaign against the policy of racial segregation on the public transit system of Montgomery, Alabama.

Leaders

Martin Luther King Jr.

Martin Luther King, Jr. was an American clergyman, activist, and leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement. He is best known for his role in the advancement of civil rights using nonviolent civil disobedience.

Rosa Parks

Rosa Parks was an African-American civil rights activist, whom the U.S. Congress called "the first lady of civil rights" and "the mother of the freedom movement"



Montgomery Bus Boycott Documentary