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On 1st December, 1955, Rosa Parks, a tailor's assistant, who was tired after a hard day's work, refused to give up her seat to a white man.
After the arrest of
Rosa Parks, martin and his friends, Ralph David Abernathy, Edgar Nixon, and Bayard Rustin helped organize protests against bus segregation. this is how it all began.

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When did the civil rights movement begin in the US?


Why did the civil rights movment begin?

The civil rights movement begin because African Americans were not treated fairly and were harmed just because the color of there skin

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