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Revolution is an evolution of humanity —  takes places not just in institutions but in our souls

— Grace Lee Boggs

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So Interconnected – 8 quotes from Grace Lee Boggs book – The Next American Revolution: Sustainable Activism for the Twenty-First Century

1. So interconnected

“I cannot recall any previous period when the issues were so basic, so interconnected, and so demanding of everyone living in this country, regardless of race, ethnicity, class, gender, age, or national origin.

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Quotes From Multiple Books

The Legacy of Grace Lee Boggs: "Re-imagine Everything"

On March 20, 2016 a celebration of Grace Lee Boggs’ 100-year life was held at the Oakland Asian Cultural Center. The memorial speakers offered stories and lessons learned from Grace, who was active in social change work for three quarters of a century. 302 more words

Social Change

From Boggs to Us: The Power of API Feminism

by Mandy Day

Asian American women often find themselves teetering between two worlds. If their families consist of newer generations of immigrants, the battle between traditional thinking and the more progressive ways of life in the United States can often fracture relationships. 866 more words

Revolution (Grace Lee Boggs)

“Revolution” – acrylic paint, February 2016

“A revolution that is based on the people exercising their creativity in the midst of devastation is one of the greatest historical contributions of humankind.” – Grace Lee Boggs

Painting

Turning Classes Into Communities

Grace Lee Boggs, activist, philosopher, and visionary, passed away in October at the age of 100. Boggs was deeply inspired and informed by Martin Luther King Jr.’s idea of… 809 more words

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