09/30/2011 04:32 pm ET | Updated Nov 26, 2011

Your Turn: Overcoming Adversity

When I was campaigning for women's rights down in Florida, someone from the legislature was quoted in the paper saying "why would they send a chicken brain like Marlo Thomas down here?" Needless to say, my feelings were hurt.

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