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Remembering the Jeannette Rankin Brigade

Remembering the Jeannette Rankin Brigade

JRF | Jan 16 2014 |  · · ·  Tags: jrf news

In January 1968, at 87 years old, Jeannette Rankin led five thousand marchers through Washington, D.C. to protest the Vietnam War, culminating in the presentation of a peace petition to the House Speaker.

Her legacy of strength, passion and determination live on through JRF scholars across the country.

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