Remembering Activist & Civil Rights Pioneer Grace Lee Boggs (1915-2015)

Grace Lee Boggs (Photo Credit: Kyle McDonald on Flickr)October 6, 2015 – Segment 1

Activist, civil rights pioneer, writer, and public intellectual Grace Lee Boggs passed yesterday morning at the age of 100, at her home in Detroit. We begin our show with a remembrance and tribute to this remarkable woman. With: Sine Hwang Jensen, Asian American Studies Librarian at the Ethnic Studies Library at UC Berkeley; and adrienne maree brown, co-editor of Octavia’s Brood, sci-fi writer, and Emergent Strategy facilitator.

Written by Marc Steiner

Marc Steiner

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