Heroes of History
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Heroes of History

The Woman Who Changed Peanuts

She approached Charles Schulz about adding a character of color

Harriet Glickman encouraged Charles Schulz to create a character of color Image from the Glickman

On April 4, 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated. The event sent the country reeling. A new surge of anger rose through those working towards racial equality. Many worried about what would happen without the civil rights leader setting the tone for the movement.

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Edward Anderson

Edward Anderson

Edward has written hundreds of acclaimed true crime articles and has won numerous awards for his short stories.