"Marian Wright Edelman" is an United States/American activism/activist for children's rights/the rights of children. She has been an advocate for disadvantaged Americans for her entire professional life. She is president and founder of the Children's Defense Fund. Under her leadership, CDF has become the nation’s strongest voice for children and families.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous athletes! More Marian Wright Edelman on Wikipedia.