History of Women
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History of Women

The Author Who Used Her Pulitzer Money To Secretly Help Her Haters

You don’t do the right thing for approval. You do it because it’s the right thing.

Otis Smith had to drop out of medical school. No choice. He was just a poor black man in Georgia. Paid his way into college delivering newspapers and picking tobacco. But it was only second semester and his money…

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If history was a Hollywood movie, the editing room floor would be littered with the stories of women clipped to make room for men’s stories. We are here to tell those stories.

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