Civil Rights Icon Dorothy Height Passes At 98

Civil rights icon Dorothy Height died this morning at Howard University Hospital. No reports on the cause of her death have been released. She was 98. The passionate activist was on the podium when Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., delivered his  "I Have a Dream," speech at the March on Washington in 1963. Height was the president of the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) in 1957 until 1997... Here's what you had to say: Kells commented: "She was the ideal Delta! We love you for all that you have done." Blessed said: "What an amazing women. She has left us with such an incredible legacy of strength, courage and wisdom."


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