Maura McNiel, Longtime Feminist Leader in Dallas, Dies at 99

Feminism was still a dirty word in macho Texas when Maura McNiel, wife, mother, Sunday school teacher and community volunteer, dared to speak up for women’s rights. An irresistible force with stamina, brains and winning ways, McNiel would go on to lead the Dallas feminist movement for more than 20 years. And until her death July 18 at age [...]