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Joycelyn Elders - Quotes

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We really need to get over this love affair with the fetus and start worrying about children. ---->>>

You can't be what you don't see. I didn't think about being a doctor. I didn't even think about being a clerk in a store, I'd never seen a black clerk in a clothing store. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 08-13, 1933
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Occupation: Public Servant
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Dr. Minnie Joycelyn Elders (born Minnie Lee Jones; August 13, 1933) is an American pediatrician and public health administrator. She was a vice admiral in the Public Health Service Commissioned Corps and the first African American appointed as Surgeon General of the United States. Elders is best known for her frank discussion of her views on controversial issues such as drug legalization and distributing contraception in schools (wikipedia)