Honoring the Legacy Dr. Dorothy Height

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Voice for Black Women

Often considered one of the few female voices of the civil rights movement, Height encouraged President Dwight D. Eisenhower to desegregate schools and President Lyndon B. Johnson to appoint African-American women to government.

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