Happy birthday, Mildred Osterhout Fahrni (Jan. 2, 1900 – April 13, 1992)! Canadian #feminist. #Pacifist. #Socialist. Friend of Gandhi and King. Leader in the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF). Leader in the Fellowship of Reconciliation (FOR). Advocate for the rights of Russian Doukhobors when they were being persecuted by the Canadian government. Born in Manitoba, died in Vancouver, B.C.
~The Marginal Mennonite Society Heroes Series.