All the Rage

29 September 2018

Most great activists—from Ida B. Wells to Dolores Huerta to Harvey Milk to Bill McKibben—are motivated by love, first of all. If they are angry, they are angry at what harms the people and phenomena they love, but their urges are primarily protective, not vengeful. Love is essential; anger is perhaps optional

All the Rage : What a literature that embraces female anger can achieve by Rebecca Solnit – The New Republic via Metafilter

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