“Revenge only engenders violence, not clarity and true peace. I think liberation must come from within.” ~ Sandra Cisneros Sandra Cisneros (1954 – ) is Mexican by heritage and spent her childhood migrating with her family between Mexico City and Chicago – where she attended high school and studied for her degree. She is a […]

If You Don’t Feel Safe… #RRBC

“Where justice is denied, where poverty is enforced, where ignorance prevails, and where any one class is made to feel that society is in an organized conspiracy to oppress, rob, and degrade them, neither persons nor property will be safe.” ~ Frederick Douglass Frederick Douglass (1818-1895) was born into slavery in Maryland. After his escape, […]

Starting a War Is Easy…

It is easier to lead men to combat, stirring up their passion, than to restrain them and direct them toward the patient labors of peace. André Gide Andre Gide (1869-1951) was a French author and winner of a Nobel Prize in Literature in 1947. He was noted for his significant writings about human problems and […]