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The Run of Her Life: Jeffrey Toobin on the Odyssey of Patty Hearst - The New York Times

The Run of Her Life: Jeffrey Toobin on the Odyssey of Patty Hearst

Bill Clinton's last official act as President of the United States was to grant Patty Hearst a Presidential Pardon.

On the 70th Anniversary of the Execution of Sophie Scholl, 22 February 1943 - Sophie Scholl was a German woman executed by the Nazis for distributing anti-Nazi pamphlets. Prison officials, in later describing the scene, emphasized the courage with which she walked to her execution. Her last words were: "How can we expect righteousness to prevail when there is hardly anyone willing to offer themselves up individually for a righteous cause? Such a fine, sunny day, and I have to go."

picsofhistory: “ Sophie Scholl was a German woman executed by the Nazis for distributing anti-Nazi pamphlets. Prison officials, in later describing the scene, emphasized the courage with which she.

Virginia Hall was an American spy and considered by the Gestapo to be “the most dangerous of all Allied spies.” She was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross for her work — the only one awarded to a civilian woman during World War II.

Virginia Hall was an American spy and considered by the Gestapo to be “the most dangerous of all Allied spies.” She was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross for her work — the only one awarded to a civilian woman during World War II. ~Via Sharon Walley

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In this straightforward, compelling autobiography, Rosa Parks writes candidly about the civil rights movement and her active role in it.

NO PROBLEM - just see yourself with God's eyes: "Yet to all who received Him, to those who believed in His name, He gave the right to become children of God- children born not of natural descent, nor of human decision or a husband's will, but born of God," John 1:12-13

The Ugly Duckling and it's reflection in the mirror as a beautiful white swan

Elizabeth Blackwell became the first female physician in the United States in 1849.

Elizabeth Blackwell was rejected by over 19 medical schools, but was finally accepted by Geneva Medical College in NY. She graduated in 1849 to become the first female doctor in history.

Who is Your Hero? Paul Overcomes Prison

Who Is Your Hero? Christian Bible Hero Poster - 36 - "Apostle Paul Overcomes Prison" - Would be a Great Movie Poster!

A Strong Right Arm: The Story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson -- true story one of the three women ever to play in the Negro Leagues

For the girls' 'Important Women in History' wall in their bedroom. A Strong Right Arm: The Story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson - Forgotten Women in History

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