Celebration honors woman who refused to give up seat on bus in Middlesex

Rosa Parks is known as the First Lady of the Civil Rights Movement for refusing to give up her seat on a city bus in Montgomery, Alabama in 1955. That act is noted as a pivotal moment in the Civil Rights Movement.
But did you know that 11 years earlier, a Virginia woman refused to give up her seat on a Greyhound bus in Middlesex County, Virginia…Continue Reading

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