Touchstones

I’ve always liked the notion that the U.S. Civil Rights Movement spawned similar movements around the world. What happened in the middle of the last century here was a touchstone for oppressed people to rise up and proclaim themselves the fully vested human beings they already were. This abstract is a fascinating way of seeing the movement, as a non-violent insurgency.

Blog Them Out of the Stone Age › Why the Civil Rights Movement Was an Insurgency, and Why It Matters.

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