Thursday, February 01, 2007

And Speaking of Texas Women

And Speaking of Texas Women
Is America Burning blog: February 01, 2007

Four months ago, Baker was one of 71 people arrested during a protest in Washington for crossing a police line to sit on the steps of a Senate office building.

Diane Baker, who has a degenerative muscle condition, had to work 8 hours in freezing weather.

"I'm a rather fragile, small woman," said Baker, a hospice chaplain at United Church of Christ in Dallas. "Being a minister, I offered to do counseling, but this is what they gave me."

No comments: