Claudette Colvin – Celebrating Women In History

Posted By JZ 94.5 | March 21, 2022

Though we’ve all heard the story of Rosa Parks refusing to give up her seat on the bus in Montgomery, Alabama, most of us don’t know that Colvin did the same thing — nine months before Parks did. She was only 15 at the time and was one of the first Black activists to openly challenge the law.