Wednesday, April 21, 2010
R.I.P. Dorothy Height
As a youngster, I remember a neighbor who had a sticker on the glass of her front door... some positive slogan. I can’t remember what it said. But I remember the name on it...
What an interesting name, I thought as a youngster. And I wondered who this woman was... did she live on our street? In our community?
Well... she lives in our hearts, as one of the leaders of the civil rights movement. Dorothy will be remembered... and missed.
Read more about this amazing woman and American legend at
The Associated Press
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Rest in Peace