Maya Angelou was on a poster she hung in the closet. She respected Maya.
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Harriet Tubman had Narcolepsy and could fall asleep any time and any place. This was caused by a blow to the head when she was about 15 years old. Harriet went on to help hundreds of slaves reach freedom through the Underground Railroad. She also was a noted lecturer.
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Martin Luther King King was famous for his civil rights actions to bring about equality for African-Americans, including his famous “I Have a Dream” speech delivered at the March on Washington in 1963. Date: 1960. Photographer: Howard Sochure.
Wangari Maathai - Nobel Peace prize winner and Kenyan environmental & political activist
On this day in 1963, NAACP activist Medgar Evers was assassinated in Jackson, MS. He was shot in the driveway of his home after returning home from an NAACP meeting. In the weeks leading up to his death, Evers found himself the target of a number of threats for his work on voter registration and civil rights advocacy. For more information on important dates in NAACP history, text TIMELINE to 62227 (Shared by Angeka Rice)
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Martin Luther King (1929-1968) - American pastor, activist, humanitarian, and leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement. Photo by Yousuf Karsh
Caroline Kennedy backs Hillary Clinton for 2016
Caroline Kennedy backs Hillary Clinton for 2016 Apr 24th 2014