Susan B. Anthony helped guarantee women’s suffrage in the United States.
Sen. Barack Obama defending himself against Republicans
Martin Luther King Jr.’s moral vision led the way in the struggle for civil rights and economic justice
Then this from Daily Kos:
Catholic worker Dorothy Day was fiercely saintly in work for peace and to alleviate poverty
Mohandas Gandhi peacefully led the people of India
Next to Sen. Barack Obama, Sarah Palin and Rudy Giuliani, with their Republican National Convention comments, showed themselves to be pygmies indeed.