the grateful eight.

Happy Thanksgiving, all!web-duboisWhat a world this will be when human possibilities are freed, when we discover each other, when the stranger is no longer the potential criminal and the certain inferior. — W.E.B. DuBois

laverne-coxEvery one of us has the capacity to be an oppressor. I want to everyone of us to interrogate how we might be an oppressor and how we might be able to become liberators for ourselves and for each other.  — Laverne Cox

piper-kerman-color If I could forgive, it meant I was a strong good person who could take responsibility for the path I had chosen for myself. — Piper Kerman

mark-ruffalo-color You’re unbeatable when you have love on your side. –Mark Ruffalo

ava-duvernay-color Nonviolence is pretty ballsy, pretty advanced weaponry.  — Ava DuVernay

madeleine-lengle To be alive is to be vulnerable.  — Madeleine L’Engle

thurgood-marshallIn recognizing the humanity of our fellow beings, we pay ourselves the highest tribute. –Thurgood Marshall

aparna-nancherlaThe only thing ruder than finger pointing is rocket pointing. — Aparna Nancherla

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