Paula J. Giddings, professor of Afro-American Studies at Smith College, is the editor of the anthology Burning All Illusions: Writings From The Nation on Race (2002). She has written Ida: A Sword Among Lions, among other books.
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Tuesday, March 24, 2015
"I Plead Guilty" (to Insubordination)
Introduction by TomDispatch.com editor Tom Engelhardt: It gives me a double pleasure to have today’s double-barreled post -- an excerpt from a 1960 Howard Zinn piece on the young women of Spelman College turning into protestors and historian Paula Giddings vividly looking back on Zinn and the...