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"Sí, se puede" (Spanish for "Yes, one can")

Civil rights leader Cesar Chavez help found the National Farm Workers Association, which later became the United Farm Workers union, UFW) in 1962. He grew up poor - his family owned a grocery store and a ranch, but lost it...

Originally nominated to the Hall of Fame of Great Americans, but not elected, Sacagawea was an Indian woman guide for the Lewis and Clark Expedition whose "courage and tact in dealing with unfriendly Indians" saved the expedition from disaster.
She was from the Shoshoni tribe, and...

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