Patsy Mink: Ahead of the Majority

  • 2008
  • TV Show
  • TV-G

A profile of former congresswoman Patsy Mink (1927-2002), the first minority woman elected to the House of Representatives. Her accomplishments included, in 1972, authoring the influential Title IX Amendment, which outlawed gender discrimination by educational institutions that receive federal funds. The profile looks at the obstacles she faced as a wom (more…)

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A profile of former congresswoman Patsy Mink (1927-2002), the first minority woman elected to the House of Representatives. Her accomplishments included, in 1972, authoring the influential Title IX Amendment, which outlawed gender discrimination by educational institutions that receive federal funds. The profile looks at the obstacles she faced as a woman and an Asian-American, and the grace with which she handled them.

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