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 ...
Voltairine - Political Beliefs
... 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 Colin Ward Noam Chomsky ... to individualism can be seen in the way she differentiated herself from Emma Goldman "Miss Goldman is a communist I am an individualist ... exist, and that it is highly desirable 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
... address on the letter indicates it was from "Emma Goldman." Emma Goldman is a major figure in the history of anarchism ... one or more actions every few weeks.” The letter concludes, "With sincere love, 'Agent Emma Goldman and the Crimethinc Senior Officers of the Earth ...
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 ... so, while the overwhelming majority of anarchists embraced Goldman's and Berkman's views ... by others, including Luigi Fabbri, Sébastien Faure, and Emma Goldman “ We determined to repudiate Peter 's stand, fortunately we were not alone in this ...
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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    Direct action ... is the logical, consistent method of Anarchism.
    Emma Goldman (1869–1940)

    A perfect personality ... is only possible in a state of society where man is free to choose the mode of work, the conditions of work, and the freedom to work. One to whom the making of a table, the building of a house, or the tilling of the soil, is what the painting is to the artist and the discovery to the scientist,—the result of inspiration, of intense longing, and deep interest in work as a creative force.
    —Emma Goldman (1869–1940)