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The Language of Justice: Activist June Jordan

The Language of Justice: Activist June Jordan

Poetry is not just for renaissance shepherds trying to woo a maiden faire. The unique format of the medium allows activists to speak out against injustice and promote—or rebuke—political systems. Poet, playwright, and essayist June Jordan redefined political activism...
Jane Addams: The Mother of Social Work

Jane Addams: The Mother of Social Work

Jane Addams was a champion of women and the working-class. During her lifetime, Addams was well known for her activism and writing. She was the founder of a progressive settlement, Hull House, which provided immigrants and laborers with education and social services...