Angela-Davis

Angela Davis

The Iconic Author and Activist

Now in her seventies, iconic author Angela Davis has been a powerhouse of education, advocacy and activism, penning numerous books on feminism, race, class and criminal justice. Born in Birmingham, Alabama, in 1944, she has since traveled worldwide, spent a period on the FBI’s Most Wanted fugitive list, and become a powerful voice for civil rights, feminism and prison abolitionism.

Recommended reading

Videos

The Black Power Mixtape

Documentary

1972

Speaking from California State Prison on white supremacist violence, the Black Panthers and revolutionary practice, this documentary captures the spirit of the movement.

Watch the video here