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Top Ten Greatest Americans #10 — Dorothy Day

  Number ten is Dorothy Day. Here’s a quote from her. “No one has a right to sit down and feel hopeless. There is too much work to do.”  Dorothy Day was born in 1897 and grew up in Chicago. … Continue reading

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Where Did Sojourner Truth Get Her Name?

One of the greatest Americans was a woman named Sojourner Truth.  She escaped from slavery in New York in the early 1800s and began to preach across the land.  She was a powerful and passionate speaker and was frequently invited … Continue reading

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