Holding the Opposition

Writer James Baldwin turned nineteen on the day of his father’s funeral (August 3, 1943).  A “race riot” had broken out in Harlem that day, so the mourners “drove my…

Matilda’s Mind

Matilda Joslyn Gage (1826-1898) fought alongside Stanton, Anthony and many others for women’s rights, the vote and full equality.  In the 1880’s she co-authored History of Woman Suffrage with Stanton and…