Dorothy I. Height
Dorothy Irene Height an American administrator and educator, was a civil rights and women's rights activist specifically focused on the issues of African-American women, including unemployment, illiteracy, and voter awareness. She was the president of the National Council of Negro Women for forty years and was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1994 and the congressional Congressional Gold Medal in 2004. Wikipedia*
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Dorothy I. Height has 77 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 Call-In as a National President for the National Council of Negro Women. The year with the most videos was 2005 with eight videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 11,922 views per program. Most appearances with Jesse Jackson (12), Joseph E. Lowery (10), Eleanor Holmes Norton (8). Most common tags: African Americans, Minorities, Gender Issues.