I read an article about Merle Hoffman, the activist who, at age 25 and two years before Roe v. Wade, opened a Long Island City abortion clinic that is still in operation. She urges us to stop treating abortion like a dirty secret. “I think it’s important to own it,” she said, “one out of three…
“Thought is subversive and revolutionary. Thought is merciless to privilege, established institutions and comfortable habits. Thought is anarchic and lawless, indifferent to authority, careless of the well-tried wisdom of the ages.”—Bertrand Russell (via omchomsky)
Creative Education added: This is exactly why political and corporate reformers want to replace critical thinking and creativity with standardization in public education!
Progressive teachers have always been revolutionaries! That is why repressive governments have always considered them one of the first groups that must be silenced. Political and corporate reformers are doing that right now in the United States! (via creative-education)