She the People
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She the People shines a spotlight on some of the most influential women in American and world history that we never learned about in school. Tune in to hear their amazing stories. We'll also be sharing a beer or two.
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Episode 32: Mary McLeod Bethune
As the only formally educated person in her family, Mary McLeod Bethune realized how important access to education was. She became a successful educator, civil rights activist, philanthropist and businesswoman, all while serving as an adviser to four different presidents. Learn more about her amazing life as She the People observes Black History Month. Hosts: Heather Linder & Billy Puckett Producer & Music Composition: Tim Corpus (timcorpus.com) Sources: http://www.nytimes.com/1974/07/11/archives/20000-at-unveiling-of-statue-to-mary-bethune-in-capital-a-fine.html http://www.blackpast.org/aah/bethune-cookman-university-1904 https://www.biography.com/people/mary-mcleod-bethune-9211266 http://www.blackpast.org/aah/bethune-mary-jane-mcleod-1875-1955 http://www.cookman.edu/about_BCU/history/our_founder.html https://www.womenshistory.org/education-resources/biographies/mary-mcleod-bethune