Who is Emma Goldman?

  • (noun): United States anarchist (born in Russia) who opposed conscription; was deported to the Soviet Union in 1919 (1869-1940).
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Emma Goldman

Emma Goldman (June 27 1869 – May 14, 1940) was an anarchist known for her political activism, writing, and speeches. She played a pivotal role in the development of anarchist political philosophy in North America and Europe in the first half of the twentieth century.

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List Of Feminist Rhetoricians - Emma Goldman
... (1869–1940) Goldman was a part of an anarchist movement and was considered part of what is known as the first-wave feminist movement ...
Manifesto Of The Sixteen - Impact and Legacy
... In contrast, most anarchists of the time, including Emma Goldman and Alexander Berkman, saw the war as being that of different capitalist-imperialist states at the expense of the working class ... majority of anarchists embraced Goldman's and Berkman's views ... was soon joined in denunciation by others, including Luigi Fabbri, Sébastien Faure, and Emma Goldman “ We determined to repudiate Peter 's stand, fortunately we were not alone in this ...
Voltairine - Political Beliefs
... Peter Kropotkin Benjamin Tucker Errico Malatesta Johann Most Leo Tolstoy Emma Goldman Émile Armand Nestor Makhno Rudolf Rocker Buenaventura Durruti Alexander Berkman Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia Volin Murray Bookchin ... to individualism can be seen in the way she differentiated herself from Emma Goldman "Miss Goldman is a communist I am an individualist ... it should." Despite their early dislike for one another, Goldman and de Cleyre came to respect each other intellectually ...
Timeline Of Earth Liberation Front Actions - 2005
... The return address on the letter indicates it was from "Emma Goldman." Emma Goldman is a major figure in the history of anarchism ... concludes, "With sincere love, 'Agent Emma Goldman and the Crimethinc Senior Officers of the Earth Liberation Front' " and also references eight websites, including ...
Emma Goldman - Works - Edited Collections
... Red Emma Speaks Selected Writings and Speeches ... Emma Goldman A Documentary History Of The American Years, Volume 1 – Made for America, 1890–1901 ... Emma Goldman A Documentary History Of The American Years, Volume 2 – Making Speech Free, 1902–1909 ...

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    The poor, stupid, free American citizen! Free to starve, free to tramp the highways of this great country, he enjoys universal suffrage, and by that right, he has forged chains around his limbs. The reward that he receives is stringent labor laws prohibiting the right of boycott, of picketing, of everything, except the right to be robbed of the fruits of his labor.
    Emma Goldman (1869–1940)

    ... the keynote of government is injustice.
    —Emma Goldman (1869–1940)