Audre Lorde

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"You do not have to be me in order for us to fight alongside each other." Quote by Audre Lorde inside of a stylized heart.
Illustration by Meredith Stern

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Audre Lorde (1934-1992) insisted upon the dignity of intersectional identities, including her own: She famously described herself as a "black, lesbian, feminist, mother, poet warrior." In her writing and her activism, Lorde fought for equity and justice for people of color, women, members of the LGBTQ community and many others.

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Welcome to Learning for Justice—Formerly Teaching Tolerance!

Our work has evolved in the last 30 years, from reducing prejudice to tackling systemic injustice. So we’ve chosen a new name that better reflects that evolution: Learning for Justice.

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