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Activist Quotes

Author Birth - Death
A. J. Muste 1885 - 1967
A. Philip Randolph 1889 - 1979
Abbie Hoffman 1936 - 1989
Abu Bakar Bashir 1938 -
Adolfo Perez Esquivel 1931 -
Ai-jen Poo -
Al Sharpton 1954 -
Alice Paul 1885 - 1977
Alicia Garza 1981 -
Alija Izetbegovic 1925 - 2003
Amal Clooney 1978 -
Angela Davis 1944 -
Angela Rye 1979 -
Angelina Grimke 1805 - 1879
Anna Howard Shaw 1847 - 1919
Asma Jahangir 1952 - 2018
Aung San Suu Kyi 1945 -
Barbara Smith 1946 -
Benjamin Todd Jealous 1973 -
Betty Friedan 1921 - 2006
Betty Williams 1943 -
Bhagat Singh 1907 - 1931
Bill Ayers 1944 -
Bob Black 1951 -
Bobby Sands 1954 - 1981
Bobby Seale 1936 -
Bryan Stevenson 1959 -
Candace Owens 1989 -
Caroline M. Nichols Churchill 1833 - 1926
Carrie Chapman Catt 1859 - 1947
Carry Nation 1846 - 1911
Catharine MacKinnon 1946 -
Catherine Booth 1829 - 1890
Cesar Chavez 1927 - 1993
Charles Bradlaugh 1833 - 1891
Charlotte Bunch 1944 -
Chen Guangcheng 1971 -
Cindy Sheehan 1957 -
Constance Baker Motley 1921 - 2005
Coretta Scott King 1927 - 2006
Daisy Bates 1914 - 1999
Dalia Mogahed 1974 -
Dana Loesch 1978 -
David Graeber 1961 -
David Mixner 1946 -
Dennis Banks 1932 -
DeRay Mckesson 1985 -
Dolores Huerta 1930 -
Dorothea Dix 1802 - 1887
Dorothy Day 1897 - 1980
Dorothy Height 1912 - 2010
Edward Snowden 1983 -
Elaine MacDonald -
Eldridge Cleaver 1935 - 1998
Elizabeth Cady Stanton 1815 - 1902
Ella Baker 1903 - 1986
Emily Murphy 1868 - 1933
Emma Goldman 1869 - 1940
Emmeline Pankhurst 1858 - 1928
Ernestine Rose 1810 - 1892
Ethan Zuckerman -
Ethel Percy Andrus 1884 - 1967
Fannie Lou Hamer 1917 - 1977
Fatema Mernissi 1940 - 2015
Federica Montseny 1905 - 1994
Florence Kelley 1859 - 1932
Florence Nightingale 1820 - 1910
Frances Beinecke -
Frances E. Willard 1839 - 1898
Fred Hampton 1948 - 1969
Geoffrey Canada 1952 -
George Jackson 1941 - 1971
George Ripley 1802 - 1880
Germaine Greer 1939 -
Giuseppe Mazzini 1805 - 1872
Gloria Steinem 1934 -
Grace Abbott 1878 - 1939
H. Rap Brown 1943 -
Harriet Tubman 1820 - 1913
Harry Bridges 1902 - 1990
Helene D. Gayle -
Henry Hampton 1940 - 1998
Huey Newton 1942 - 1989
Ibrahim Hooper -
Ida B. Wells 1862 - 1931
Inga Muscio 1966 -
Ingrid Newkirk 1949 -
Ira Glasser 1938 -
Irena Sendler 1910 - 2008
Irwin Redlener 1944 -
Jack Herer 1939 -
Jack Kevorkian 1928 -
James Garner 1928 - 2014
James L. Farmer, Jr. 1920 - 1999
James Larkin 1875 - 1947
Jane Addams 1860 - 1935
Jazz Jennings -
Jean Moulin 1899 - 1943
Jerry Rubin 1938 - 1994
Jesse Jackson 1941 -
Jim Hightower 1943 -
Joan Halifax 1942 -
Jose Marti 1853 - 1895
Julia Butterfly Hill 1974 -
Julia Ward Howe 1819 - 1910
Julian Assange 1971 -
Julian Bond 1940 - 2015
Kailash Satyarthi 1954 -
Karen DeCrow 1937 - 2014
Kate Millett 1934 -
Kimberle Williams Crenshaw 1959 -
Kiran Bedi 1949 -
Larry Brilliant 1944 -
Lauren Southern 1995 -
Leonard Peltier 1944 -
Lilly Ledbetter 1938 -
Louis Farrakhan 1933 -
Lucretia Mott 1793 - 1880
Lucy Stone 1818 - 1893
Lydia M. Child 1802 - 1880
Maajid Nawaz -
Maggie Kuhn 1905 - 1995
Majora Carter 1966 -
Malala Yousafzai 1997 -
Malcolm X 1925 - 1965
Manal al-Sharif 1979 -
Margaret Sanger 1879 - 1966
Marian Wright Edelman 1939 -
Marley Dias 2005 -
Mary Harris Jones 1837 - 1930
Mary Lasker 1900 - 1994
Medgar Evers 1925 - 1963
Melanne Verveer -
Michael Moore 1954 -
Milo Yiannopoulos 1984 -
Mother Jones 1837 - 1930
Nancy Keenan 1952 -
Nat Turner 1800 - 1831
Nhat Hanh 1926 -
Nicholas Winton 1909 - 2015
Niger Innis 1968 -
Noam Chomsky 1928 -
Norman Thomas 1884 - 1968
Olympia Brown 1853 - 1926
Opal Tometi -
Ory Okolloh -
Pancho Villa 1877 - 1923
Patricia Ireland 1945 -
Patrisse Cullors 1984 -
Peace Pilgrim 1908 - 1981
Peter Maurer 1956 -
Phyllis Schlafly 1924 -
Rachel Corrie 1979 - 2003
Ralph Abernathy 1926 - 1990
Randi Weingarten 1957 -
Richard Trumka 1949 -
Rigoberta Menchu 1959 -
Robert Emmet 1780 - 1803
Robert Kennedy, Jr. 1954 -
Robin Morgan 1941 -
Roger Caras 1928 - 2001
Roger Nash Baldwin 1884 - 1981
Rosa Luxemburg 1870 - 1919
Rosa Parks 1913 - 2005
Russell Means 1939 - 2012
Sam Brown 1943 -
Samuel Gompers 1850 - 1924
Sarah McBride 1990 -
Saul Alinsky 1909 - 1972
Scilla Elworthy 1943 -
Septima Poinsette Clark 1898 - 1987
Sharan Burrow 1954 -
Simon Wiesenthal 1908 - 2005
Sojourner Truth 1797 - 1883
Steven Biko 1946 - 1977
Stokely Carmichael 1941 - 1998
Subcomandante Marcos -
Susan B. Anthony 1820 - 1906
Susan Burton -
Susan George 1950 -
Sushmita Banerjee -
Tarana Burke 1973 -
Thomas Clarkson 1760 - 1846
Tim Wise 1968 -
Trevor Huddleston 1913 - 1998
Utah Phillips 1935 - 2008
Van Jones 1968 -
Victoria Woodhull 1838 - 1927
Vladimir Bukovsky 1942 -
Wael Ghonim 1980 -
Wangari Maathai 1940 -
Wavy Gravy 1936 -
Wendell Phillips 1811 - 1884
Whitney M. Young 1921 - 1971
Wilfred Grenfell 1865 - 1940
William Wells Brown 1814 - 1884
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela 1936 - 2018
Winona LaDuke 1959 -
Yael Cohen 1986 -
Zainab Salbi 1970 -