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Angela Davis Keynote Speaker at 32nd Annual Harvey Milk Club Dinner
By Luke Thomas, Fog City Journal - Political activist, philosopher, socialist, former vice presidential candidate and retired professor, Angela Davis, will be this year’s keynote speaker at the 32nd annual Harvey Milk LGBT Democratic Club dinner, Thursday May 27.

The historic club will be celebrating the first Harvey Milk Day in California and thirty-five years since the club was co-founded by San Francisco political legend Harvey Milk.

Angela Davis is a legend in her own right and she’s renowned around the world for her brilliant scholarship, life-long activism and radical politics,” said club co-president David Waggoner. “We are thrilled that she will be joining us for the first time
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Democracy Now | The triumphant homecoming of Angela Davis  Santa Cruz Sentinel

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere,” Martin Luther King Jr. wrote in his Letter From Birmingham Jail on April 16, 1963. King was arrested there ...

Angela Davis Addresses the Whitewashing of Feminism and Islamophobia  VICE

Fewer than three months ago, the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute rescinded a human rights award honoring activist Angela Davis. The decision—which was ...

Angela Davis is beloved, detested, misunderstood. What can a lifelong radical teach the resistance generation?  The Washington Post

At age 75, the legendary activist has found controversy once again, this time over her support of Palestinian rights — a stance embraced by Ilhan Omar and ...

Angela Davis pays tribute to Brazilian human rights activist Marielle Franco  The Daily Princetonian

Political activist Marielle Franco's black feminism aimed to understand and transform the world. She hoped it wouldn't just respond to one group's needs, but to ...

Angela Davis brings the message of “abolitionist feminism” to Wisconsin  People's World

Esteemed activist Angela Davis was the keynote speaker for the Sisterhood student organization's No Shades, No Bounds event at University of Wisconsin ...

Angela Davis Uses Past to Call for Unification  Random Lengths

By Alexa Moreno Perdomo, Editorial Intern. Very few people have the ability to captivate a room full of people armed with smartphones, but it seemed to come ...

How One Determined Senior Got Angela Davis to Visit BU | BU Today  BU Today

How Angela Davis's activism connects with Black Lives Matter, #MeToo,and today's college students - and how a sociology undergrad brought the feminist civil ...

After Civil Rights Institute Rescinded Prestigious Award, Angela Davis Showed Up Anyway  The Root

Angela Davis' homecoming was perfect. The freedom fighter and civil rights icon was supposed to return to her beloved hometown to accept the Fred ...

The story behind The Rolling Stones' Angela Davis song  The Philadelphia Tribune

"We had never met her, but we admired her from afar," Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards said of Angela Davis, talking to Harper's Bazaar writer Brooke ...

Social justice activist Angela Davis to speak at UW Oshkosh campus - UW Oshkosh Today  UW Oshkosh Today

by News Bureau | Feb 21, 2019 | Announcements | 0 comments. A prominent activist, academic and author who has dedicated much of her life to social justice ...

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