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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Voltairine - Political Beliefs
... Louise Michel Peter Kropotkin Benjamin Tucker Errico Malatesta Johann Most Leo Tolstoy Emma Goldman Émile Armand Nestor Makhno Rudolf Rocker Buenaventura ... individualism can be seen in the way she differentiated herself from Emma Goldman "Miss Goldman is a communist I am an individualist ... should." Despite their early dislike for one another, Goldman and de Cleyre came to respect each other intellectually ...
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 ...
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 ... or more actions every few weeks.” The letter concludes, "With sincere love, 'Agent Emma Goldman and the Crimethinc Senior Officers of the Earth Liberation Front' " and also ...
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 ... peaked at perhaps 100 or so, while the overwhelming majority of anarchists embraced Goldman's and Berkman's views ... 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 ...
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 ...

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    Jealousy is indeed a poor medium to secure love, but it is a secure medium to destroy one’s self-respect. For jealous people, like dope-fiends, stoop to the lowest level and in the end inspire only disgust and loathing.
    Emma Goldman (1869–1940)

    To the moralist prostitution does not consist so much in the fact that the woman sells her body, but rather that she sells it out of wedlock.
    —Emma Goldman (1869–1940)