Awakenings (1954-1956) | The Bus Boycott: Women and Allyship
Donie Jones opens up about her experience boycotting Montgomery, Alabama's buses, and the assistance she received from white women after a day of protesting. Activist Virginia Durr, who supported Rosa Parks, speaks about the necessary relationship between white women and Black women. From Eyes on the Prize: Awakenings (1954-1956).
Unita Blackwell shares the motivating factors for Black Americans to join the movement.
Montgomery, AL's Black residents prep for the 1955 bus boycott after Rosa Park's arrest.