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August 25, 2011
As a young woman who grew up in Little Rock, Arkansas and attended Little Rock Central High School (home of the Little Rock Nine), I was fully aware of the importance of civil rights activists such as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and women’s equality advocates such as Gloria Steinem. As a student at LRCH we lived and breathed the inequalities that prevailed during the desegregation crisis of that era. It was our present just as much as it was our past. We didn’t literally live that history, but it was a past that we couldn’t forget. That we shouldn’t forget. The last couple of weeks have been...