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Chelsea Clinton on

Date : 06/23/2017

Clip Length : 00:04:21

In an interview with NBC Learn, Chelsea Clinton talks about some of the inspirational American women featured in her children's book, "She Persisted."

Chelsea Clinton on "She Persisted"
Assistive Communications Technology

Date : 04/10/2017

Clip Length : 00:05:14

Helen Keller was born both blind and deaf, but she was able to read lips and communicate with her hands. Stephen Hawking, who suffers from ALS, is able to communicate through his computer because of the strides made in assistive communications technology. This story is produced by NBC Learn in partnership with Pearson.

Assistive Communications Technology

Date : 02/09/2017

Clip Length : 00:03:16

The Senate confirms Senator Jeff Sessions as President Donald Trump’s attorney general. Meantime, Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren is in the spotlight after Republicans silenced her criticism of Sessions on the Senate floor.

"She Persisted" Becomes Rallying Cry After Senate Silences Elizabeth Warren
The Real Sonia Sotomayor

Date : 01/15/2013

Clip Length : 00:05:01

Justice Sonia Sotomayor, the third woman and the first Hispanic to serve on the Supreme Court, opens up about her family struggles, diagnosis with juvenile diabetes and what inspired her to become "the most important person in the room" in her new memoir.

The Real Sonia Sotomayor
Sally Ride, First American Woman in Space, Has Died

Date : 07/23/2012

Clip Length : 00:02:00

After a 17 month battle with pancreatic cancer, trailblazer Sally Ride, known as the first American woman in space, has died. In 1978, she was one of six women chosen by NASA from among 8,000 applicants to become an astronaut. Ride went on to inspire women and girls around the world in her roles as a physicist and science writer.

Sally Ride, First American Woman in Space, Has Died
Oprah Winfrey Throws Support Behind Obama

Date : 09/06/2007

Clip Length : 00:01:52

Talk show host and media mogul Oprah Winfrey throws her support behind Barack Obama's presidential campaign, and there is much speculation over whether her star power will aid Obama.

Oprah Winfrey Throws Support Behind Obama
Margaret Chase Smith, a Declaration of Conscience

Date : 06/17/2014

Clip Length : 00:03:56

In 1950, during rising fears of communist infiltration, Senator Margaret Chase Smith delivered a speech to the U.S. Senate, speaking out against the political smear tactics of fellow senator Joseph McCarthy. This story is produced by NBC Learn in partnership with Pearson.

Margaret Chase Smith, a Declaration of Conscience
Profile of Harriet Tubman

Date : 03/18/1984

Clip Length : 00:05:16

Harriet Tubman returned to the South 19 times to bring over 300 slaves to freedom. Much less is known about Harriet Tubman's role as nurse, spy and soldier with the Union forces during the Civil War.

Profile of Harriet Tubman

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