Ryan White - una adolescente estadounidense promedio de Indiana que contrajo el VIH / SIDA de la sangre contaminada que se ha utilizado para tratar su hemofilia. White fue expulsado de la escuela después de los padres, profesores y estudiantes se manifestaron en contra de él. Blanco cambió la cara del SIDA mediante la educación del público acerca de la enfermedad. Pasó su corta vida luchando para eliminar el estigma homofóbico asociado con la enfermedad hasta su muerte en 1990.
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Isabelle Caro was a French model who suffered from anorexia nervosa. This deeply painful, personal experience was not in vain - she became a face for anorexia, showing to the world what it really looks like and how it ruins you. A truly phenomenal woman.
Jackie Robinson avoided being drawn in to racial controversy. He made his point by excelling at his sport and opened the door that should have been opened years earlier. He endured many unfair situations and ultimately triumphed.
Sallie Myers, 21 years old, nursed men in the churches and in her home in Gettysburg, 1863. She wrote in her diary: "I would not care to live that summer again, yet I would not willingly erase that chapter from my life's experience; and I shall always be thankful that I was permitted to minister to the wants and soothe the last hours of some of the brave men who lay suffering and dying for the dear old flag." She ended up marrying the brother of the first soldier she tended.
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Sharon Rocha, she fought to see that Scott Peterson was convicted!