In 2012, freedom fighter and prison abolition activist Angela Davis delivered a speech on domestic violence. In 2021, her words have never felt more urgent.
Change happens because of people like Angela Davis, whose activism was resounding inside American classrooms. Change continues to happen because of people like you, who envision and fight for a just and equal society. #BlackHistoryMonth
17/ My interview with Angela Davis was illuminating. "When people call for diversity and link it to justice and equality, that's fine. But there's a model of diversity as the difference that makes no difference, the change that brings about no change."
Could the stress of the pandemic affect children for years to come? angela davis'>Host Angela Davis talks to a research neurologist and a pediatrician about how early experiences influence brain development.
"Defunding the police is not simply about withdrawing funding for law enforcement and doing nothing else," says Angela Davis, who says Joe Biden has accepted this "superficial understanding" of the demand. Defunding police must be paired with reinvestment in community, she says.
"I don't know if we have ever experienced this kind of global challenge to racism and to the consequences of slavery." Angela Davis says anti-racism protests around the world are "a very exciting moment".
Check out Dr. Angela Y. Davis’ pieces. #AbolitionForThePeople “Just as we hear calls today for more humane policing, people then called for a more humane slavery.” - Dr. Angela Y. Davis
#OnThisDay in 1917 the legendary entertainer and activist Lena Horne was born in Brooklyn, the original “livest one from Bed-Stuyvesant.” Here she is being interviewed by Nikki Giovanni about the arrest of Angela Davis (let all that awesomeness sink in). #BlackHistoryEveryday
Civil rights icon Angela Davis pumps her fist during a Juneteenth protest against police brutality as longshoremen shut down the Port of Oakland and 28 other ports along the west coast on Friday. Story:
I can’t explain how much it means to have the support of the angela davis'>Icon Angela Davis! She has laid the foundation for myself and many others to fight against anti-blackness, and has never wavered! We love and appreciate you!
Last nights inspo...my stunning aunties (my daddy's all the way on the left) and a hint of Angela Davis. photo cred: grandmas living room
"I am no longer accepting the things I cannot change. I am changing the things I cannot accept." Angela Davis