Posts by Carolyn Joyce Onay

Maximum Jane Hero: Leilani Munter

“Never underestimate a vegan hippie chick with a race car.” Biologist turned race car driver, Leilani Münter is an activist for the environment, animal rights, and is a vegan. She isn’t shy to promote the vegan diet at race events by giving away free samples of the Impossible Burger, a 100% plant-based take on the classic burger…

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Maximum Jane Hero: Shirley Chisholm

A Catalyst for Change “I ran because somebody had to do it first. … I ran because most people think the country is not ready for a Black candidate, not ready for a woman candidate. Someday… ”  Early Life Shirley St. Hill was born in Brooklyn, New York on November 30, 1924. Her mother from…

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