Alice Walker is an internationally celebrated author, poet and activist whose books include seven novels, four collections of short stories, four children’s books, and volumes of essays and poetry. She’s best known for The Color Purple, the 1983 novel for which she won the Pulitzer Prize—the first African American woman to win the Pulitzer Prize in Fiction—and the National Book Award. Visit her website here.
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Sunday, October 06, 2013
Hope of Healing for Sundus Shaker Saleh, an Iraqi Mother
A message from CODEPINK: When the US invaded Iraq in 2003 Sundus Shaker Saleh, an Iraqi single mother of five, lost her home and her property, and was forced to flee to Jordan. A decade later, Saleh is the lead plaintiff in a class action lawsuit against six key members of the Bush administration...
Friday, May 31, 2013
Don't Reward Apartheid by Performing in Israel: An Open Letter to Alicia Keys
Dear Alicia Keys,