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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- I can begin by
saying that I think the sex industry should be decriminalized.
- To understand how
any society functions you must understand the relationship between the
men and the women.
- Racism, in the
first place, is a weapon used by the wealthy to increase the profits
they bring in by paying Black workers less for their work.
- During the earliest
period of the women's liberation movement, the most dramatic issues
were sexual violence and reproductive right.
- I didn't really
consider myself a "feminist" during the sixties and seventies,
even though I was very much involved in work around women's issues.
- Many of us felt
as if we were being asked to choose either race or gender and we wanted
to address both at the same time.
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