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Looking Back and Towards the Future

By Jailynne Estevez ‘21

Margaret Mead, a cultural anthropologist in the 1960s, stated: “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens, can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” Margaret Mead was right. In the 1960s, the Civil Rights movement fought against segregation under Jim Crow Law. This was a drive for social change. It is those who recognize the flaws within a system that congregate in order to fix those flaws.

 

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