Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Overheard at Booth 1: Shirley Chisolm

Clare O'Casey says, "I'll just let Shirley Chisolm's words speak for themselves:

"'When I ran for the Congress, when I ran for president, I met more discrimination as a woman than for being black. Men are men.'

"and ...

"'Tremendous amounts of talent are lost to our society just because that talent wears a skirt.'"

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