Courageous Voices

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Nobody’s free until everybody’s free. Fannie Lou Hamer, (Oct. 6, 1917-March 14, 1977) Civil Rights, Voting Rights and Anti-Poverty Activist, Singer; Statue located in Fannie Lou Hamer Memorial Park, Ruleville, Mississippi


MaryMcLeodBethuneStatueBelieve in yourself, learn, and never stop wanting to build a better world. Mary McLeod Bethune,  (July 10, 1875-May 18, 1955); Educator, Friend and Conscience of Eleanor Roosevelt, Advisor to U.S. Presidents: Statue is located in Lincoln Park, East Capitol Stree1 & 13th N.E.


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