Interview with Senator Roxanne Jones
QUESTION 20
PAUL STECKLER:

What was George Wiley like, and why was he important?

ROXANNE JONES:

A great man. This man was so great.

PAUL STECKLER:

Can you start by saying George Wiley?

ROXANNE JONES:

George Wiley was a great man. Here was a man that was a chemist, he was a married man, and even I think he, I think his, he lost his wife being in this struggle because of his constant pace of being away from home. The man has never gotten the credit he deserves. Here's a man that believed in women, in a, in women's strugglin', across this country. And he wanted us to be recognized and have the things that we deserved and he taught us how to get them and he was a brilliant man, brilliant. I loved him.