Angela Davis is a polit­i­cal activist, writer and schol­ar. She is dis­tin­guished pro­fes­sor emeri­ta at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Cal­i­for­nia, San­ta Cruz, and founder of Crit­i­cal Resis­tance, a grass­roots organ­i­sa­tion that cam­paigns to end impris­on­ment as a solu­tion to social problems.
Angela Davis: Rescinding of Civil Rights Award Is Attack on “the Indivisibility of Justice”
After an outcry from some Jewish groups over her support for Palestinian justice, Davis saw a prestigious civil rights award revoked. Here is her statement.