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Nominate most important political protest
Rosa Parks
Parks was arrested and charged for violating segregation laws

This week the world mourned the death of Rosa Parks, whose refusal to give up her seat on a bus for a white passenger in Alabama in 1955 galvanised the American civil rights movement.

There have been many popular protests over the years in which ordinary people have challenged governments and changed the course of history.

A selection can be viewed on the BBC News player (top right of page).

Which stand out for you? We are asking you, the viewers, to nominate your top ten.

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