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Change - Grace Lee Boggs

We can begin by doing small things at the local level, like planting community gardens or looking out out for our neighbors.  That is how change takes place in living systems – not from above – but from within, from many local actions occurring simultaneously.

– Grace Lee Boggs


Grace Lee Boggs Sees A Looming "Great Sea Change"

Happy Birthday to philosopher-activist Grace Lee Boggs, who has just turned 100. Grace has been active in social change for over 75 years, most of that time in Detroit. 592 more words

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Activist Grace Lee Boggs Turns 100

Dedicated to the process of transformation through activism for over 70 years, Grace Lee Boggs turned 100 last month. Amy Goodman covers the story.

To mark her 100th birthday, we pay tribute to the legendary activist and Detroit-based community organizer Grace Lee Boggs.

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For Grace Boggs, at One Hundred

By Bill Wylie-Kellermann

Hope – a feathered thing?
Less perched than lifting off with raptor wings
spanning a community of roots
in their woven reach for earth 213 more words

Biography As Theology

Grace Lee Boggs 100

#Detroit is dear to me but I don’t do enough there. I want to do and learn more about the city, the organizers, the way Detroit activism connects to the Midwest, the way its blackness and radical qtpoc insurgency operates. 67 more words


Grace Lee Boggs: 100

American hero, the indomitable Grace Lee Boggs is 100 today–and for more than three quarters of a century, with a literal belief in the promises made by our Constitution, she has been fighting for civil rights, equality. 107 more words


100 Years of Grace

Happy 100th Birthday this weekend to Grace Lee Boggs: activist, author, animator of Life. To celebrate: a word of inspiration from her book The Next American Revolution: Sustainable Activism for the Twenty-First Century… 81 more words

Cloud Of Witnesses