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Helen O’Neal-McCray: Civil Rights Worker

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

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.