We have to talk about liberating minds as well as liberating society.
I think the importance of doing activist work is precisely because it allows you to give back and to consider yourself not as a single individual who may have achieved whatever but to be a part of an ongoing historical movement.
To understand how any society functions you must understand the relationship between the men and the women.
Radical simply means 'grasping things at the root.'
Jails and prisons are designed to break human beings, to convert the population into specimens in a zoo - obedient to our keepers, but dangerous to each other.
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.
I'm no longer accepting the things I cannot change..
I'm changing the things I cannot Accept.
Revolution is a serious thing, the most serious thing about a revolutionary’s life. When one commits oneself to the struggle, it must be for a lifetime.
I think that has to do with my awareness that in a sense we all have a certain measure of responsibility to those who have made it possible for us to take advantage of the opportunities.
You have to act as if it were possible to radically transform the world. And you have to do it all the time.