Before Rosa Parks: Susie King Taylor

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Learning for Justice
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Race & Ethnicity Gender & Sexual Identity Rights & Activism Justice
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English-Language Arts History-Social Science History
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Before Rosa Parks: Susie King Taylor

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The title “Before Rosa Parks” loosely links a number of lessons that address African-American women who were active in the fight for civil and human rights before the 1950s. This lesson highlights Susie King Taylor, the only black woman who wrote a narrative about her experiences working with soldie…

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Learning for Justice