unsung hero (n) : one who created positive change in history by improving the lives of others, and has yet to be recognized for his or her actions

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Unsung Heroes in the Elementary Classroom

LMC Fellow Michael Berndt on how to talk to elementary students about heroism. more

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20 Feb

Alice Seeley Harris

A young missionary, Harris used photography to expose human rights violations by Belgian colonists in the Congo. more
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