Block 47 is named after Alicia Dickerson Montemayor (1902-1989). Alicia was a Latina-American civil rights activist, focused on rights for Latin Americans.
Block 46 is named after the Mirabal sisters. The Mirabal sisters were four sisters in the Dominican Republic, three of whom who opposed the dictatorship of Rafael Trujillo.
Block 45 is named after Asma Jahangir (1952-2018). Asma was a Pakistani human rights lawyer and social activist.
Block 44 is named after Helen Adams Keller (1880-1968). Helen was an American author, political activist, and lecturer.
Block 43 is named after Wilma Pearl Mankiller (1945-2010). Wilma was a Cherokee activist, social worker, and the first woman Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation.
Block 42 is named after Aki Kurose (1925-1998). Aki was a Japanese-American teacher and social-justice activist who focused on low-income and marginalized families.