W.E.B. Du Bois
A pioneer in black political thought, W.E.B. Du Bois was considered a central figure in the history of African-American politics.
Marian Wright Edelman
Lawyer, social activist, and premier children's rights advocate in the United States, Marian Wright Edelman aided African Americans in the south during the Civil Rights movement as they asserted their right to vote.
Maathai is best known for her efforts to develop the Green Belt Movement, a grassroots organization that focuses on planting trees to replenish the environment and improve the quality of life.
National Advocate for Children Speaks Out in Connecticut by CT Senate Democrats is licenced under CC BY 2.0