Both an intensive feminist historical past and a road artwork source, this instruction manual combines brief biographies with impressive and usable stencil photographs of 30 girl activists, anarchists, feminists, freedom opponents, and visionaries. From Harriet Tubman, Emma Goldman, and Angela Davis to Vandana Shiva, Sylvia Rivera, and Lucy Parsons, this assortment bargains a subversive portrait celebrating the army prowess and progressive force of those girls whose violent unravel usually shatters the archetype of lady as nurturer. A sampling of rates from key writings and speeches supplies voice to every woman’s ideologies, philosophies, struggles, and quiet humanity whereas the stencils provide extra possibilities to commemorate those girls and their activities throughout the copy in their likenesses.
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