The only way to make sure people you agree with can speak is to support the rights of people you don’t agree with.
On the road to equality there is no better place for blacks to detour around American values than in forgoing its example in the treatment of its women and the organization of its family.
This was an outstanding family subject in our real life.- Rohinton Mistry
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You may have a lot of friends, but you only have one family.- Eugene Lebid
Dreams so often become nightmares. Family can so easily become foes. And people are always...- Mike A. Lancaster
Of course my family and friends are incredibly valuable to me. They keep me sane, they tea...- Julia Stiles
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|13th June, 1937
|Lawyer, Politician, Professor
Eleanor Holmes Norton was born in Washington, D.C., USA. She is an American lawyer, professor, and politician. She is a Delegate to the United States Congress representing the District of Columbia. As a non-voting member of the U.S. House of Representatives, Norton may serve on committees as well as speak on the House floor; however, she is not permitted to vote on the final passage of any legislation. She earned a B.A. degree from Antioch College, in 1960, an M.A. degree from Yale University, in 1963, and LL.B. degree from Yale Law School, in 1964. While in college and graduate school, she was active in the civil rights movement and an organizer for the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee. She became a professor at Georgetown University Law Center in 1982.
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