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Japanese American activist who, after being interned in a War Relocation Center during World War II, travelled extensively and was heavily involved in human and civil rights campaigns in Iowa City and beyond.
Sports administrator, professor, and gender equity activist.
Civil rights activist, later known as the Rosa Parks of Iowa.
Davenport civil rights and Chicano activist, born in the predominantly Mexican settlement of Holy City in Bettendorf, Iowa.
Social worker and civil rights activist from Osage, Iowa.
Mexican American activists from Davenport, Iowa.
On April 25, 2004, pro-choice activists went to Washington, D.C., to participate in the March for Women's Lives, a protest against the pro-life policies of President George W. Bush's administration.
Sioux City business owner and political activist who emigrated to the United States from Mexico in 1978.
Civil rights activist, community and religious leader, she was executive director of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Education and Vocational Training in Waterloo.
Migrant agency that advocated for agricultural laborers employed temporarily on eastern Iowa farms.
Peace and civil rights activist who was a longtime member of Peoples Church Unitarian Universalist in Cedar Rapids.
Teacher and community activist who was a founding member of the Dubuque National Organization for Women.
Mason City, Iowa-born civil rights activist, United States field representative for the Christian Children's Fund and director of program development for the National Organization on Disability.