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The Civil Rights Wins Of Dorothy Height
Meet the trailblazer Barack Obama called the “Godmother of Civil Rights.” Dorothy Height was the 40-year president of the National Council of Negro Women.
Black Women Activists You Need To Know
These black female activists deserve some recognition for their contributions.
Great African-Americans in Wax
STEM women's champion, advocate for women, author, speaker and...
The National Great Blacks in Wax Museum in Baltimore, Maryland honors African-American heroes and heroines. Match the following heroines with her accomplishment.
Dorothy Height's Quiet Leadership
Chairman Emeritus, Young & Rubicam; Author, 'The Constant Choice'
It's possible that what makes me admire Dorothy Height more than anything is the fact that I didn't know she existed until Google wove her face into its logo recently.
The Other Half Had a Dream Too
Martha Burk, Ph.D.
Gender pay equity expert, Money Editor, Ms. Magazine, fmr Chai...
Let's hope that the 50th anniversary celebration of one of the world's most important peaceful revolutions includes its daughters equally with its sons.
10 Most Fearless Women I've Met
Dr. Terri Kennedy
President, Power Living Enterprises, Inc.
Fearlessness is a quality of spirit that enables you to walk an uncharted path and push forward, no matter what obstacles you face. I'm quite grateful to have met extraordinary women from a range of fields who have worked fearlessly for freedom and equality.
Dorothy Height: Extraordinary American Heroine
Co-founder, ScaleUp Partners LLC
When interviewed by C-Span's BookTV about her book, "Open Wide the Freedom Gates: A Memoir" a passage about political affiliations
Dr. Dorothy Height's Funeral: Lifting Her to Heaven
Christian leader for social change; President and Founder @Soj...
After almost a century of Dorothy Height making this country and world a more just, equal, and hopeful place she is now in heaven, and the rest of us are now going to have to step it up down here.
Remembering Dorothy Height
Bonnie St. John
Resilient Leadership Expert
Today we lay to rest Dr. Dorothy Height, who stood next to Dr. Martin Luther King on the day he had a dream, and she in her wheelchair, at age 97, alongside Barack Obama during his inauguration.
Dr. Dorothy Height Told Us That It's Not a Man's Civil Rights World
Laura W. Murphy
President, Laura Murphy & Associates
The female icons of the civil rights movement are a vanishing species in our collective consciousness. The passing of Dr. Dorothy Height was a huge loss to the nation. I lost a mentor. Whenever we met, she always said, "Carry on."
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Dorothy Height's Legacy: Stand Together
Senior Vice President for External Affairs, Center for America...
Even when African-American civil rights groups and women's groups were wary of each other's goals Dorothy Height found a way to bridge both those worlds with grace, dignity, and undeniably stunning results
STYLE & BEAUTY
Dorothy Height's Hats: A Look At Her Style Legacy (PHOTOS)
Civil rights godmother Dorothy Height will be buried today in Washington, D.C. after passing away last week at the age of
Remembering Dorothy Irene Height
Holly Cowan Shulman
Research Professor at the University of Virginia
Dorothy Height died this week. She was a witness to American history from Jim Crow, which prevailed throughout America in the year she was born, 1912, to the presidency of Barack Obama.
Thank You, Dorothy Height
Writer, father, and activist.
Thank you. Dr. Height, for your understanding and for dedicating your life to working for justice -- instead of stopping at "just us."
Remembering a Hero and an Era: The Passing of Dorothy Height
Brian Levin, J.D.
Director, Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism, Californ...
Height's style was punctuated by her hats, articulation, dignity and grace, but for those in the civil rights world it was her tenacity and lifelong dogged belief in the promise of American equality that made her stand out.
Dr. Dorothy Height -- Extraordinary Leader, Lantern, and Role Model
Marian Wright Edelman
President, Children's Defense Fund
To me Dr. Dorothy Height was a dearest friend, mentor, and role model. When she passed away on April 20 at age 98, we all lost a treasure, a wise counselor, and a rock we could always lean against for support in tough times.
Dorothy Height and the Concept of Enlightened Self-Interest
writer and author/collaborator
Much has been written about the remarkable contributions of Dorothy Height since her passing on Tuesday. But the positive influence she had on millions will perhaps never be fully told.
Farewell to Dorothy Height
Social Media Strategist/Founder, Six Brown Chicks Media
Generally speaking, when an African American historical figure passes away, my somewhat younger Hispanic male colleague gives me that look, somewhere between clueless and concerned.
Dr. Dorothy Height Dies: Where Are the Women in Black Leadership?
British, New York based, social and political commentator
As the black community looks at the black agenda, we mustn't forget that women are part of that agenda and must continue to contribute to and be fully engaged in it.
Dorothy Height: Washington Won't Be the Same Without You
Communications strategist, Writer, Single Mom
Dorothy Height was a presence in Washington -- often you'd see her hat before you saw her. She died on Tuesday, yet another in a line of our esteemed elders who paved the way for us to be free, self-determining, strong men and women.
Anatomy of an Internet Rumor: Twitter Falsely Declares Dr. Dorothy Height Dead
Award-winning journalist, commentator, author of upcoming book...
More than 1,000 tweets repeated rumors of the alleged passing of legendary African American educator and civil rights activist Dr. Dorothy Height. However, she is indeed alive.
Sarah Palin Please Stop the Shout Outs, Shut Up and Go Find Your Purpose
Yvonne R. Davis
President and CEO, DAVISCommunications
Palin's personal ambition is a real blind spot. She ignored her team of Governors at the Republican Governor's Association meeting last week.
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