Grace Lee Boggs on Being Human


Grace Lee Boggs on Being Human

Civil Rights leader Grace Lee Boggs encourages us to become aware that we are each much more than our biological selves. By exploring our achievements we can also surface how these have also become disempowering. Grace shares her beliefs about reflection and how we have innumerable opportunities to another stage of humanity.

The Fetzer Institute hosted a series of dialogues among community leaders from across the US and other regions of the world to explore perspectives on roles of leadership in community movements. The convening questions delved into experiences and philosophies about resilience, inclusivity, and individual and community transformation. During the meeting, author and activist Grace Lee Boggs reflected on her many years as a leader in the Civil Rights movement and as a community organizer in Detroit.

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