Statement by Senator Bernie Sanders on the Montgomery Bus Boycott Anniversary
December 01, 2015
WASHINGTON – Sen. Bernie Sanders issued the following statement today on the anniversary of the Montgomery Bus Boycott:
"By sitting down at the front of the bus, Rosa Parks inspired a whole nation to demand change. The Montgomery Bus Boycott led to the marches, sit-ins and protests which brought our nation closer to fulfilling the promise of equality. As we fight today for a fair justice system and opportunity for every family in America, let's remember the power we have when we stand together."
Bernie Sanders, Statement by Senator Bernie Sanders on the Montgomery Bus Boycott Anniversary Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/314348