Who is Emma Goldman?

  • (noun): United States anarchist (born in Russia) who opposed conscription; was deported to the Soviet Union in 1919 (1869-1940).
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Emma Goldman

Emma Goldman (June 27 1869 – May 14, 1940) was an anarchist known for her political activism, writing, and speeches. She played a pivotal role in the development of anarchist political philosophy in North America and Europe in the first half of the twentieth century.

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Timeline Of Earth Liberation Front Actions - 2005
... address on the letter indicates it was from "Emma Goldman." Emma Goldman is a major figure in the history of anarchism ... actions every few weeks.” The letter concludes, "With sincere love, 'Agent Emma Goldman and the Crimethinc Senior Officers of the Earth Liberation Front' " and also references eight websites ...
List Of Feminist Rhetoricians - Emma Goldman
... (1869–1940) Goldman was a part of an anarchist movement and was considered part of what is known as the first-wave feminist movement ...
Manifesto Of The Sixteen - Impact and Legacy
... In contrast, most anarchists of the time, including Emma Goldman and Alexander Berkman, saw the war as being that of different capitalist-imperialist states at the expense of the working class ... majority of anarchists embraced Goldman's and Berkman's views ... was soon joined in denunciation by others, including Luigi Fabbri, Sébastien Faure, and Emma Goldman “ We determined to repudiate Peter 's stand ...
Emma Goldman - Works - Edited Collections
... Red Emma Speaks Selected Writings and Speeches ... Emma Goldman A Documentary History Of The American Years, Volume 1 – Made for America, 1890–1901 ... Emma Goldman A Documentary History Of The American Years, Volume 2 – Making Speech Free, 1902–1909 ...
Voltairine - Political Beliefs
... Peter Kropotkin Benjamin Tucker Errico Malatesta Johann Most Leo Tolstoy Emma Goldman Émile Armand Nestor Makhno Rudolf Rocker Buenaventura Durruti Alexander Berkman Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia Volin Murray ... can be seen in the way she differentiated herself from Emma Goldman "Miss Goldman is a communist I am an individualist ... desirable it should." Despite their early dislike for one another, Goldman and de Cleyre came to respect each other intellectually ...

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    Merely external emancipation has made of the modern woman an artificial being.... Now, woman is confronted with the necessity of emancipating herself from emancipation, if she really desires to be free.
    Emma Goldman (1869–1940)

    No great idea in its beginning can ever be within the law. How can it be within the law? The law is stationary. The law is fixed. The law is a chariot wheel which binds us all regardless of conditions or place or time.
    —Emma Goldman (1869–1940)