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10 Words of Wisdom From the Late Maya Angelou

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17 Photos of History's Most Rebellious Women

Great list, I think looking into the life of even one of these women would do so much for ANYONE, but women and girls in particular.

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Know your constitutional rights.  And how they can be at risk.
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February 1964: House of Representatives Passes Civil Rights Act, a landmark piece of legislation that outlawed all major forms of discrimination in the U.S. passed the House of Representatives: The Civil Rights Act of 1964. It would go on to pass the Senate in June and was signed into law by President Lyndon B. Johnson on July 2, 1964.

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The United States Constitution, Limited Government, States’ Rights and The Tenth Amendment–Videos

The United States Constitution, Limited Government, States' Rights and The Tenth Amendment--Videos

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Free information and lesson plans about what it took for women around the world to win the right to vote, with a special emphasis on how it happened in America.

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10 revolutionary acts of courage by ordinary people

Rosa Parks was asked to move to the back of the bus where black people were expected to sit, by the whites. When she refused, police became involved, essentially leading to her arrest. Rosa Parks is a true Civil Rights leader, due to her strength and bravery. This arrest eventually led to the Montgomery Bus Boycotts, where African Americans did not use the buses, but walked instead.

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Which Amendment Is Being Violated? Examine scenarios to find the violation

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