Ann Richards, governor of Texas (1990-94) was known for her sharp wit, strong personality, and liberal political views, Richards fought for women's and minority rights and worked to bring more women and minorities into power.
How Birth Year Influences Political Views NOTE: in case you're wondering (as i was) why the interactives display data for whites, only ... "The model works best for white voters. Black voters have been reliably Democratic, regardless of when they were born, and political survey data from parts of the 20th century did not distinguish between blacks and Hispanics."
“We must take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented. Sometimes we must interfere. When human lives are endangered, when human dignity is in jeopardy, national borders and sensitivities become irrelevant. Wherever men and women are persecuted because of their race, religion, or political views, that place must - at that moment - become the center of the universe.”