Rosa Parks: 1913-2005

Posted by Chris Green on Wednesday October 26 @ 8:16 pm

Rosa Parks defies segregation on Alabama bus

Originally uploaded by Chris Green.

Apple revived its groundbreaking Think Different advertising campaign, which featured images of great people and creative thinkers of our time, for one day only on October 26 2005 to mark the passing of Rosa Parks, the black woman who in 1955 refused to give up her seat for a white bus passenger. This action started a chain of events that brought about the end of legally enforced segregation of blacks and whites in the US.

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