Grace Lee Boggs
by Robert Shetterly
Grace Lee Boggs (June 27, 1915 October 5, 2015) was an American author, social activist, philosopher and feminist
"People are aware that they cannot continue in the same old way but are immobilized because they cannot imagine an alternative. We need a vision that recognizes that we are at one of the great turning points in human history when the survival of our planet and the restoration of our humanity require a great sea change in our ecological, economic, political, and spiritual values."
- Grace Lee Boggs -
A lifelong activist and philosopher, Grace Lee Boggs has advocated for marginalized people for over 70 years. African Americans, Women, Workers and for the past 25 years, the people of Detroit have benefited from her message of inclusion, tolerance and taking responsibility for our own communities as a first step toward improving them.
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