Mary McLeod Bethune and her Network of Women Activists - Part One

Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site


In celebration of Women's History Month, Ranger John Fowler interviews author Dr. Audrey Thomas McCluskey about her book, “A Forgotten Sisterhood: Pioneering Black Women Educators and Activists in the Jim Crow South”, which examines how Mrs. Bethune and others fought discrimination as members of a larger movement of black women who uplifted future generations through a focus on education, social service, and cultural transformation


14 minutes, 59 seconds


John Fowler

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