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The Quotes about Racism in “To Kill a Mockingbird”
The film, narrated in part by Samuel L. Jackson, is comprised entirely of the writings and recordings of James Baldwin, the great author and Civil Rights activist. Though decades have passed since he spoke them, the words still strike a chord today:. US Edition U. News U. HuffPost Personal Video Horoscopes. Newsletters Coupons.
Legendary author Toni Morrison, who died Monday at 88 years old, rose to prominence for her work dedicated to centering the lives and histories of Black Americans. A trailblazer in the Black community and beyond, Morrison had long been celebrated for her fearlessness and grace in calling out racism and distilling salient points from sometimes uncomfortable conversations. It keeps you from doing your work. It keeps you explaining, over and over again, your reason for being. Somebody says you have no language and so you spend 20 years proving that you do. Somebody says that you have no art so you dredge that up. Somebody says that you have no kingdoms and so you dredge that up.
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August 13, Quotes. Though there has been much progress, there is still much work to do. So, I thought to share a few quotes on racism, bigotry, and intolerance in the hopes that it would inspire us all to reflect and move forward. My thoughts and prayers are with the families of those who were tragically injured and killed during the shameful events in Charlottesville. People learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.