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Dorothy day, oblsb (november 8, 1897 – november 29, 1980) was an american journalist, social activist, and catholic convert day initially lived a bohemian. The dorothy day shelter is a homeless shelter campus in saint paul, minnesota the project is centered around the site of the dorothy day center built in downtown. From the dorothy day conference: kate hennessy learned the importance of listening to and following her own still, small voice — a task her granny.
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