publication date: Saturday, April 7, 2018 (part of Spring 2018)

category: Activism

clue: Long before her name became synonymous with a mass shooting, she supported women's suffrage and became a leading activist for preserving the Everglades.

difficulty: easy

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Matthew Preston, and Richard Slominsky


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