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By Susan Berry Casey

Jean Eberhart Dubofsky got here of age while difficulty was once round each nook, fueled via one grave injustice or one other. Appealing For Justice is the tale of ways this shy, unknown, and unheralded girl stumbled on her position on the desk time and again, then led the way in which, broke down boundaries and assisted in shaping the course and movement of background. At virtually each step, Jean Dubofsky’s tale mirrors, displays, or finds the intensity of the injustice, discrimination, and inequality that lay hidden simply underneath the skin of the rustic we suggestion ourselves to be.

            Jean Dubofsky made background in 1979 whilst she used to be the 1st lady appointed to the Colorado perfect courtroom, then made historical past back in 1996 on the U.S. excellent courtroom while she argued and gained the landmark homosexual rights case, Romer v. Evans. Dubofsky’s trip from aiding to form and enforce the tactic that ended in the passage of the 1968 Civil Rights Act, to bringing the 1st slavery lawsuit because the Civil warfare, and at last successful on the U.S. ideal courtroom isn't really easily her tale, it is also the a narrative of a complete generation.

            beautiful For Justice allows, for the 1st time, Jean Dubofsky and Romer v. Evans to discover their rightful historical position at a severe turning aspect within the country’s unfolding tale of equivalent rights and justice. it's a beautiful story of untamed rides, fears and triumph, of hurdles triumph over, battles received, and a time within the nation’s heritage that breaks our hearts and renews our spirits.

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