"Miss Gladys Theus, one of the fastest and most efficient welders at the Kaiser Company Permanente Metals Corporation yards near Oakland, Calif., is sticking to her job until final victory is won. " http://docs.fdrlibrary.marist.edu:8000/BROWSE.cgi?db=2=251=50
"Wall Street owns the country. It is no longer a government of the people, by the people, and for the people, but a government of Wall Street, by Wall Street, and for Wall Street." --- Mary Elizabeth Lease (1890)
"During World War II, Bill Nye’s mom Jacqueline Nye (née Jenkins), was in the Navy and was even recruited to work on the Enigma code. An Allied code-breaking team used recovered Enigma machines, invented by Germans, to decrypt German messages, which historians say helped shorten the war."
"Lila Downs Sanchez, Mexican American singer songwriter, guitarist, actress, humanitarian and politician activist,born in Oaxaca. She performs her own compositions as well as popular and indigenous Mexican music and has recorded songs in languages: Mixtec, Zapotec, Mayan, Nahuatl and P'urhepecha (Tarascan) liladowns.com."