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Untold: Hidden Figures, 31, Rachel Carson's Fight for the Environment
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Marine biologist and writer Rachel Carson demanded that the US government take responsibility to protect people and the planet. Her book Silent Spring was a turning point in the modern environmental movement.
in Untold: Hidden Figures, 31 (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2021), 2 mins
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Untold: Hidden Figures, 32, Patsy Mink: Changing the Rules
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The first Asian American woman ever to be elected to Congress, Patsy Mink dedicated her life to participating in the democratic process and improving the lives of others.
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Untold: Hidden Figures, 33, Elizabeth Keckley: From Slavery to the White House
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She was enslaved at birth – but became the first lady’s favorite dressmaker and the author of a sensational memoir that shocked the nation. So who was Elizabeth Keckley?
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Untold: Hidden Figures, 34, James Hemings: The Enslaved Chef Who Revolutionized American Cuisine
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James Hemings was an enslaved man and the first American to learn classic French cuisine. He helped popularise many of the dishes you know and love today.
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Untold: Hidden Figures, 35, Maria Tallchief: Native American Prima Ballerina
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In a world dominated by mainly caucasian dancers, Native American Maria Tallchief overcame discrimination to become the United States’ first prima ballerina.
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Untold: Hidden Figures, 36, Stephen H. Long: The Man Who Mapped the West
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Stephen H. Long mapped much of the unexplored American West – but he made one big mistake that set Western migration back decades.
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Untold: Hidden Figures, 37, Josefa Segovia: The Only Mexican-American Woman Hanged in California
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Was Josefa Segovia – the first and only woman hanged in the state of California – killed for her actions or her race? And what can we learn from her tragic story?
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Untold: Hidden Figures, Linda Brown: The Schoolgirl Who Changed America
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A landmark case, known as Brown versus Board of Education, thrust Linda Brown, who was just 9-years-old at the time, into the national spotlight, as she fought - and won - against segregation in the American school system.
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Untold: Hidden Figures, Mercy Otis Warren: The Founding Fathers' Fiercest Critic
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At a time when the British ruled over the 13 colonies of North America with an iron fist, poet, playwright and ‘whistleblower’ Mercy Otis Warren - used her words to throw serious shade their way.
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Untold: Hidden Figures, Newton Knight: The Anti-Confederate Leader In The Confederacy
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This is the story of Newton Knight, a Confederate soldier in the American Civil War who chose to go AWOL, and eventually formed the Knight Company, a guerilla force of fellow deserters and escaped slaves, who fought against the Confederacy from within.
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