Rosa Parks risked physical abuse, arrest and jail because she was part of a growing movement of African Americans sick and tired of discrimination and racism.
Leaders in the pursuit of justice say demonstrations will continue: there is such profound distrust and alienation from the police in the neighborhoods most affected.
"It's scary when we have candidates talking about shutting down houses of worship, about having badges for religious groups; that ought to alarm every American."
"If there was no protest that would mean we've become immune to this madness."
A man who recorded the incident said it began when he and friends were walking across a barricaded street and the light changed as they were crossing.
"He has not only enabled racism since the start of his tenure in 2012, but blatantly ignored and disrespected the concerns of students."
Cultural centers on campus released a statement condemning the publication.
Throughout the two day session, lots of thought provoking information was brought to the table.
The family of Tamir Rice, 12-year-old Black child shot by police last November, and their attorneys denounced the nearly one-year delay in charging officers responsible.
The development of the #BlackLivesMatter movement was given intense attention from many different perspectives.