Dorothy Cotton, Civil Rights Pioneer and MLK Colleague, Dies

Cotton's executive staff and director positions helped her serve as advocate for civil rights.

This 2014 photo shows Civil Rights leader Dorothy Cotton, speaking during VSU's Founders Day celebration in Chesterfield County, Va. The Southern Christian Leadership Conference announced that Cotton died Sunday, June 10, 2018.

By Published on June 11, 2018

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