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PAULI MURRAY: Trailblazing Activist for Civil Rights, Women's Rights and Human Rights

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"PAULI MURRAY: Trailblazing Activist for Civil Rights, Women's Rights and Human Rights" is an inspiring narrative that delves into the life of Pauli Murray, whose dual heritage and unique personal challenges shaped a pivotal figure in American history. Born from the lineage of both a Black slave and a White grandmother, and grappling with gender identity in a society rigid in its definitions, Pauli's journey is a testament to resilience and the power of conviction. This book, published on August 3, 2023, beautifully chronicles how Pauli turned systemic rejections into groundbreaking legal victories and societal changes, influencing key decisions like the Supreme Court's stance on segregation. Interspersed with vivid vignettes of historical figures and transformative moments, and enriched with photographs, Jane A. Hewitt's work not only highlights the intersections of racial and gender equality but also makes Pauli's extraordinary life accessible to young readers, particularly from elementary schools. A tale of overcoming, this book is an essential read for anyone interested in the forces that shape our rights and identities today.
Published by Jane A. Hewitt on August 3, 2023
102 pages
ISBN: 9798218222451
Best for readers in Elementary School
This book provides valuable insights into Gender Equality and Racial Justice, highlighting key issues and advancements within these areas

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