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Helen O’Neal-McCray: Civil Rights Worker

12:00AM
January
20, 2009

Growing up in the Mississippi Delta in the 1950s Helen O’Neal-McCray saw discrimination all around her. By the time she was a student at Jackson State University in Jackson, Mississippi she was ready to become involved in the Civil Rights struggle.

Ohio Department of Job and Family Services Director Resigns

12:00AM
December
18, 2008

The embattled head of the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, Helen Jones-Kelley, has resigned from her post. The resignation comes after she was found to have improperly used state computers to access personal information.