Alice Walker – I’m not convinced that women…

I’m not convinced that women have the education or the sense of their own history…


“I’m not convinced that women have the education or the sense of their own history enough or that they understand the cruelty of which men are capable and the delight that many men will take in seeing you choose to chain yourself – then they get to say ‘See, you did it yourself.'”
-Alice Walker

Alice Walker – I just like to have…

I just like to have words that describe things correctly. Now to me, ‘black feminist…


“I just like to have words that describe things correctly. Now to me, ‘black feminist’ does not do that. I need a word that is organic, that really comes out of the culture, that really expresses the spirit that we see in black women. And it’s just… womanish.”
-Alice Walker