Claudette Colvin younger

Claudette Colvin

*And that’s exactly what we’re doing…tellin‘. We’ve all heard about the courageous act of Rosa Parks on that hot summer day in 1955, after getting off work, dog-tired, and when the white man told her to get up out of her sear so a white woman could sit down, she pretty much told him to go screw himself.

Well, not to take nothing at all from Miss Parks, because her history is safe with us, she is said to not have actually been the first.

Claudette Colvin was. And you can hear the story directly from her mouth (Scroll down for video).

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