“I am no bird; and no net ensnares me: I am a free human being with an independent will.” Sometimes, my urge to read conflicts with my desire for comfort. In these times, I return to my favorite books, the... Continue Reading →
Ida B. Wells-Barnett is one of America's most ardent Civil Rights activists. A staunch supporter of the rights of African Americans and Women, she co-founded the National Associated for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). As a journalist and non-fiction... Continue Reading →
"I raise up my voice—not so I can shout, but so that those without a voice can be heard...we cannot succeed when half of us are held back."