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Iconic protests

Demonstrators demanding a woman's right to choose march to the U.S. Capitol for a rally seeking repeal of all anti-abortion laws in Washington, D.C., Nov. 20, 1971. On the other side of the Capitol was a demonstration held by those who are against abortion. (AP Photo)

Iconic protests: Remembering the brave

History is wrought with acts of courage by unheralded individuals to bring about justice and change in society.  Recently in Turkey and Brazil, images of violent demonstrations have been beamed across the globe which leads us to remember and honor other brave souls who have paved the way with their acts of protest.