He later became a merchant, postmaster, and associate justice at Cochran's Mills which was named after him in Pennsylvania. Michael married twice. He had 10 children with his first wife, Catherine Murphy, and 5 more children, including Elizabeth, with his second wife, Mary Jane Kennedy. He died in or As a young girl, Elizabeth often was called "Pinky" because she so frequently wore that color. As she became a teenager, she wanted to portray herself as more sophisticated and so dropped the nickname and changed her surname to "Cochrane".
California’s ‘lonely’ Republicans: When minority status means irrelevance
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America may be closely divided — but in many states, the majority party has all the power, leaving the other side without a voice. The minority often resorts to the courts as its only avenue to try to shape policy. July 23, Extreme minority status is a common condition in divided America. Democrats are powerless minorities in 16 such states, while Republicans are completely shut out in California, Oregon, and Illinois.
They reflect the attitudes in our society about diversity, power relationships among different groups of people, and various social identities e. The visual and verbal messages young children absorb from books and other media heavily influence their ideas about themselves and others. It is important to offer young children a range of books about people like them and their family—as well as about people who are different from them and their family. All of the books should be accurate and appealing to young children.