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Reveals a extraordinary woman’s lifestyles and her contributions to social justice hobbies concerning Civil Rights, feminism, lesbian and homosexual liberation, anti-racism, and Black feminism.

As an organizer, author, writer, scholar-activist, and elected authentic, Barbara Smith has performed key roles in a number of social justice activities, together with Civil Rights, feminism, lesbian and homosexual liberation, anti-racism, and Black feminism. Her 4 a long time of grassroots activism solid collaborations that brought the concept that oppression needs to be fought on quite a few fronts concurrently, together with gender, race, category, and sexuality. via combining hard-to-find ancient records with new unpublished interviews with fellow activists, this ebook uncovers the deep roots of today’s “identity politics” and “intersectionality” and serves as a vital primer for training unity and resistance.

Alethia Jones is Director of schooling and management improvement at 1199 SEIU United Healthcare staff East.

Virginia Eubanks is affiliate Professor of Women’s experiences on the college at Albany, nation college of latest York and writer of Digital useless finish: scuffling with for Social Justice within the details Age.

Barbara Smith is Public provider Professor within the college of Social Welfare on the collage at Albany, kingdom college of latest York. She served phrases as a member of the town of Albany’s universal Council, and is the writer of The fact That by no means Hurts: Writings on Race, Gender, and Freedom.

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