"Unhappy is the land that needs a hero."
-- Bertolt Brecht
Sunday, June 26, 2011
Emma Goldman (June 27, 1869)
Emma Goldman's powerful critical and analytic skills and her speaking ability (in several languages) allowed her to be an effective leader of disaffected workers. There's no doubt that her leadership was important to them, but I find her radical ideas go a bit too far for my views.