Stamp of Equality Activist Dorothy Height Now Available

February 8, 2017

 

A tireless activist, Dorothy Height (1912–2010) dedicated her life to fighting for racial and gender equality. Although rarely gaining the recognition granted her male contemporaries, she became one of the most influential civil rights leaders of the 20th century. Height received the nation’s two highest civilian honors for her work, the Medal of Freedom and the Congressional Gold Medal.

 

Read more at this Washington Post story.

 

 

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