Monday, Feb. 26, 2018 -
If you’ve spent any time in the Hill in the past 52 years, you probably know Ms. Dora Lee Brown.
You might not know how many lives she has lived, the history she has helped make or the wisdom she has honed after decades of fearlessly speaking up and breaking barriers.
“You need to get some credentials while you’re fighting for your rights,” Brown told the Independent during a four-hour interview at her Asylum Street home on Saturday afternoon. “You can’t demand anything if you don’t have credentials.”