Council For Change In Lucy Terry's Bars Fight

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Lucy Terry was a person that did not take no as an answer in her fight for equal opportunity, qualifying her as a perfect candidate for the Council for Change. Lucy Terry is the first known African American woman poet, as well as argued a case in front of the Vermont Supreme Court. The case was a disagreement about some land in which she is said to have won against false accusations by Colonel Eli Bronson. Terry has also Appealed to the Governor and his council for protection against familial threats by neighbors as a given a three hour speech in front of the Board of Trustees at Williams college for the rights of her son to attend Williams College in Williamstown Massachusetts. After reading Lucy Terry’s “Bars Fight” I would have to say the
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