Significance Of The Montgomery Bus Boycott

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On the December 5th of 1955, after the events of December 1st 1955. People in Montgomery Alabama started to boycott the bus program. They refused to ride the buses. They carpooled, walked and rode bikes to get places. This lasted a year about and (381) days. This made the bus company lose a lot of money.They did this to advocate civil rights. It was a form of peaceful protest. Because of the bus laws Rosa Parks was arrested and it sparked into a full on boycott.
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