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Muriel Rukeyser

Muriel Rukeyser (December 15, 1913 – February 12, 1980) was an American poet and political activist, best known for her poems about equality, feminism, social justice, and Judaism. Kenneth Rexroth said that she was the greatest poet of her "exact generation".

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    Erasing the failure of weeks with level fingers,
    she sleeks the fine hair, combing: “You’ll look fine tomorrow!
    Muriel Rukeyser (1913–1980)

    I will try to be non-violent
    one more day
    this morning, waking the world away
    in the violent day.
    —Muriel Rukeyser (1913–1980)