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    • Thurgood Marshall: Perseverance for Justice

    • By: Carl Rollyson, Lisa Paddock
    • Narrated by: Chris Abell
    • Length: 44 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Thurgood Marshall was one of the original forces behind the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), one of the organizations that advocated the rights of African Americans in the 20th century. His pursuit of civil rights reached a highpoint when, as a lawyer, he helped the NAACP win Brown vs. Board of Education, the Supreme Court case that ended segregation in education in American public schools.

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    • Emily Dickinson

    • Self-Discipline in the Service of Art
    • By: Carl Rollyson, Lisa Paddock
    • Narrated by: John Stamper
    • Length: 58 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Emily Dickinson exemplified the virtue of self-discipline. She wrote poetry largely for her own pleasure, and to exercise and increase her creative talents. Very few of her poems were published during her own lifetime, yet we know that she wrote consistently - perhaps every day - over several decades. Poetry was her way of knowing herself and understanding the world.

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    • Boooooo Where's the scholarship?

    • By J. A. on 11-01-15

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