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Betty Reid Soskin: 'Extraordinary ordinary people can accomplish so much'

 

Ninety-two year old Betty Reid Soskin works at the Rosie the Riveter World War II Home Front National Historical Park in Richmond, CA. She has been furloughed because of the ongoing government shutdown. Soskin recounts her personal story and describes the park and museum that honors those who worked in factories during wartime.

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