Rosa Parks Strengths

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5 Paragraph Essay Rosa Parks- A strong woman that changed the future for blacks. She was born on February 4th, 1913 and died on October 24, 2005. She worked as a seamstress, due to the lack of jobs being available for her color of race. She one boarded a bus in 1943, in which the driver told her to go to the rear door and he drove away. Parks also investigated cases of sexual assault as an NAACP member. In 1945, Parks was sent to Abbeville, Alabama to investigate the gang rape of Recy Taylor, which arose the protest of the case, and also laid groundwork for the Montgomery Bus Boycott. In 1955, Parks didn’t realize the bus she had been boarding was the same driver who kicked her off the last time, so when a white person boarded the bus, she refused to move from her seat due to being where she belonged. In the article, “Montgomery Bus Boycott” there are 5 strengths and 8 weakness. The strengths are that it talks about how it was planned, it talks about Martin Luther King Jr, It talks about the protests they had, the time periods in which it was in, and it also talks about Claudette Colvin. The weaknesses the article has is…show more content…
The strengths are that it says she was a seamstress and that in 1943 the bus driver drove away. It also says how many seats you have to have available for a white person on a bus and when the boycott began, it says how it was planned, it talks about Claudette Colvin, the protests they had, and it talks about the KKK. Lastly it says that he requested peace after the bombed his front porch, they walked for 381 days, and Blake (bus driver) was born in Equality, Alabama. The weaknesses are that she was the secretary for the Montgomery chapter of the NAACP, and she went to Abbeville, Alabama in 1945 to investigate the case of Recy Taylor. These facts were great because you had facts from the family and people that were actually there which gives you lots of important
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