November 27, 2007

Courageous Native women

Mary Kim Titla featured in new book 'Native Women of Courage'Mary Kim Titla, candidate in Arizona's 1st Congressional District, is one of ten women featured in the book "Native Women of Courage" by Kelly Fournel.

The book for young readers ages 9-12 celebrates the lives of 10 remarkable women in North America of Indian or First Nations heritage.

Other women featured in the book include Osage ballerina Maria Tallchief; first woman Chief of the Cherokee Nation Wilma Mankiller; and author, environmentalist and once a candidate for vice president Winona LaDuke.

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