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The Activist Roots of Black Feminist Theory

Linda Burnham Organizing Upgrade
What is the wellspring of Black feminist theory? It is important to provide a corrective to the misperception that intersection theory has its genesis in the academy, or, worse still, that it can be attributed to a single discipline...or individual.

Civil Rights Activist Replaces Confederate General

Isis Davis-Marks Smithsonian Magazine
Barbara Rose Johns, whose efforts helped desegregate public schools, is set to represent Virginia in the U.S. Capitol in place of the Confederate General Robert E. Lee

Remembering Jose Soler

Aimee Chiavaroli SouthCoastToday
‘He had the power to start a fire with his voice’

Remembering Ella Baker on Martin Luther King Day

Barbara Ransby The New York Times
Ella Baker Baker was a strategist, organizer and mother to the movement whose political acumen, humble leadership style and razor sharp political insights were legendary.

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New York poet Kathy Engel responds to the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute’s rescinding an award to Angela Davis.
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