“If You Are Losing Faith in Human Nature, Go Out and Watch a Marathon,” wrote KATHRINE SWITZER, 20 yrs of age, the 1ST Woman to officially - if illegally - Run the Boston Marathon in 1967.   ---->   That Day, The world saw TWO Opposing Models of Masculinity:   (1) The Violence & Paranoia of the Marathon Director   VS   (2) The Strength and Solidarity of the other Male Runners.

“If You Are Losing Faith in Human Nature, Go Out and Watch a Marathon,” wrote KATHRINE SWITZER, 20 yrs of age, the 1ST Woman to officially - if illegally - Run the Boston Marathon in 1967. ----> That Day, The world saw TWO Opposing Models of Masculinity: (1) The Violence & Paranoia of the Marathon Director VS (2) The Strength and Solidarity of the other Male Runners.

"Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us."  - Wilma Rudolph

"Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us." - Wilma Rudolph

"The Prayer in Thin Air" Joe Flacco to Jacoby Jones. And the real reason @Laurie White has a Maryland Pinterest board, or so she says.

"The Prayer in Thin Air" Joe Flacco to Jacoby Jones. And the real reason @Laurie White has a Maryland Pinterest board, or so she says.

Cesar Chavez and Dolores Huerta

Dolores Huerta turns 82 and is awarded one of the nation’s highest honors

Runnning and Walking for Women Over 40 : The Road to Sanity and Vanity by Kathrine Switzer

Runnning and Walking for Women Over 40 : The Road to Sanity and Vanity by Kathrine Switzer

This is maybe one of the most powerful pictures I have ever seen. The numbers on the arms are from prisoners of Nazi concentration camps. The numbers replaced their names while at the camps and they were tattooed on so that they could be easily tracked by the Germans. This is why we study history. So this never happens again.

This is maybe one of the most powerful pictures I have ever seen. The numbers on the arms are from prisoners of Nazi concentration camps. The numbers replaced their names while at the camps and they were tattooed on so that they could be easily tracked by the Germans. This is why we study history. So this never happens again.

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