In Honor of International Womens Day
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In honor of International Women’s Day, I think President Obama’s quote is fitting, beautiful, and inspirational:
This particular year, I am particularly mindful of the women who inspire me most, including:
Lucy Maud Montgomery: fearless, humourous, and optimistic Canadian author whose home and work have become the icon of four generations of Prince Edward Island citizens.
Ida B. Wells: Endlessly brave civil rights and women’s rights pioneer and anti-lynching crusader at a dangerous time in US history.
Evita Duarte: Passionate about improving the conditions for working poor in Argentina, Evita has become literally an icon of hope for generations of Argentines.
Billie Holiday: Her voice transcended race, class, and religion. She sang about controversial issues of her day and through her music, thrust issues of US racial inequalities into the spotlight.
Maya Angelou: Perhaps the most real and easily understood author of our time. Her words connect dignitaries and welfare…
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