to pay at the front of thebus, and then walk behind the bus to get on. The front four rows of the buswere limited to white commuters only. Most of these front four rows wereusually vacant, because most white people could afford cars. Even before Rosa’smainstream appearance for her disobedience she had stood up for what shebelieved in still. It was 1943 Rosa was on her way home from Maxwell Field AirForce Base, where she was currently employed. Rosa was substantially tired fromher full day of work, and did not feel she could walk home.
She entered a bus,and paid the driver her toll. He said to her, “Go and get in through theback door.” Rosa tranquilly told him that she was already on the bus anddid not want to go around in order to get back inside. The driver aggressivelytook Rosa by the arm, and escorted her off the bus. Rosa was forced to wait atthe bus stop for another bus to take her home, this sparked Rosa’s fire forequality and It was twelve years after Rosa was kicked off the bus, that shewould make history. It was 1955, where Rosa Parks boarded a city bus to gethome. Mrs. Parks walked past the first few rows of seats mostly unfilled theserows of seats were marked “Whites Only.
” Rosa Parks denied to movefrom her seat on the bus and started the commencement of a rebellion, she stoodup for herself and her culture. Rosa was 42 years old and tired of thediscrimination. He irritably told her, “Well, I’m going to have youarrested.” Rosa said, “You may do that.
” She was instantaneously sentencedand arrested for her “crime”. The word of Rosa’s detention spread very quickly.For not moving and letting a white male in her seat, she was arrested,something hard to fathom now, but the norm for back in the time.
Through this outlookwe can really start to see how twisted our society was back then. Keep in mindblack citizens made up 60 percent of the bus populace. The night after the apprehensionfifty leaders of the black