A world of words
Segregate:To keep one group of people apart from another and treat them differently, especially because of race or sex.
Today is the 100th birthday anniversary of American civil rights movement pioneer Rosa Parks (1913-2005), who was jailed for refusing to give up her seat on a public bus to a white man, a violation of the city’s racial segregation laws.
Listen to her biography, take notes and answer the following questions:
In your opinion, do you think that simple actions matter? Why or why not?