Angela Yvonne Davis, was born on the 26th of January, 1944. Angela
Davis was born in Birmingham, Alabama, in the United States.
Published books by Angela Davis include "Abolition Democracy: Beyond
Prisons, Torture, and Empire" , "Women, Culture and Politics"
, "Women, Race and Class" and "Are Prisons Obsolete?"
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- What I think is different
today is the lack of political connection between the black middle class and the
increasing numbers of black people who are more impoverished than ever before.
I do think it's extremely important to acknowledge the gains that were made by
the civil rights movement, the black power movement.
jobs that used to be available to working class people are not there as a result
of the de-industrialization of this economy.
there are some organizations that go out on the street and say we want an end
to the capitalist system. But obviously that is not going to happen.
We still have to struggle against the impact of racism, but it doesn't happen
in the same way. I think it is much more complicated today than it ever was.
need to bring black communities, Chicano communities, Puerto Rican communities,
Asian American communities together.
by Angela Davis
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