"An Indigenous People's History of the United States," is an unforgiving accounting of the nation-building practices of the European settlers and the heroic resistance of indigenous peoples.
This poem/prayer was originally published in People's Weekly World in March 2006.
"Remember those who grew this food, who picked and packed, who shipped and sold..."
Art show does not paint over Communist history.
This poem is a collaboration and was recited in Providence, Rhode Island at a workshop entitled "This Is What Love Looks Like."
Go see the film. It's flawed, but its heart is in the right place.
The interweaving of anger, sorrow, humor, and joy makes "Joy in the Struggle" a deeply human book about a woman who has devoted her entire life to the fight for equality, democracy, and peace.