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An amazing, inspiring young woman -- Malala.  What an example she is of courage, hope and change.

An amazing, inspiring young woman -- Malala. What an example she is of courage, hope and change.

Dorothy Hodgkin -

Dorothy Mary Hodgkin, OM, FRS May 1910 – 29 July née Crowfoot, was a British biochemist, credited with the development of protein crystallography. She was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in

Shirley Chisholm (1924 - 2005)  "Unbought and Unbossed" Chisholm was the first African American woman in Congress, a 1972 candidate for president, and a life long advocate for women's and civil rights.

(she shares my birthday - 30 Nov!) Delta Sigma Theta Soror Shirley Chisholm - "Unbought and Unbossed" Chisholm was the first African American woman in Congress, a 1972 candidate for president, and a life long advocate for women's and civil rights.

Indira Gandhi

Indira Gandhi Prime Minister of India from 1966 to Statesman, advocate of the poor, formidable opponent.

Article: Foster Care and Sex Trafficking Survivor Testifies on Hill   Read here http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2013/10/foster-care-and-sex-trafficking-survivor-testifies-on-hill/

Foster Care and Sex Trafficking Survivor Testifies on Hill

Withelma “T” Ortiz Walker Pettigrew, spent 18 years in the foster care system living through sexual abuse, failed adoptions, group homes and treatment centers, but she turned her difficult childhood into a platform to help others.

Wangari Maathai, the hummingbird of East Africa

Wangari Maathai ) Kenyan-born environmentalist, pro-democracy activist and women’s rights campaigner. She was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for efforts to prevent conflict through protection of scarce resources.

Steeds meer wereldburgers op de vlucht voor geweld en armoede | Alfred Muller

Syrian Refugees Face an Uncertain Future. A refugee filling an application at the UNHCR registration center in Tripoli, Lebanon. Photo: Mohamed Azakir / World Bank. Photo ID:

American author and biochemist, a highly successful and prolific writer of science fiction and of science books for the layperson. He published about 500 volumes. Asimov was brought to the United States...

American author and biochemist, a highly successful and prolific writer of science fiction and of science books for the layperson. He published about 500 volumes. Asimov was brought to the United States.

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