Juanita Craft: One Person Really Can Make a Difference

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A house in Dallas might look like any other, but the woman who lived here played a key role in the civil rights movement, simply by saying "enough is enough."

Juanita Craft's mother died of tuberculosis after a San Antonio medical facility refused to treat her because of her race.

That motivated Juanita to stand up for the civil rights of African Americans.

She hosted key civil rights figures like Martin Luther King, Jr. and Justice Thurgood Marshall.

She helped start more than 180 chapters of the NAACP in rural areas and led the push for desegregation in businesses and higher education.

Juanita Craft  -- proof that one person really can make a difference.

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