By: Grace Mottley

I spend a lot of time thinking about my grandmothers. Strong, independent women (each in their own right) they did work that paved the way for me, working at times when women didn’t traditionally work, raising families, and caring deeply about those around them. Like them, many of the women that came before us did something to make Maryland a little more fair, a little more just, and a little more free.

There are a lot of women we forget. It’s easy to latch onto historical women whom we know a lot about, and hold them up…

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