Justice Quotations

And the Truth Will Set You Free

And the Truth Will Set You Free

  Individual heterosexual women came to the movement from relationships where men were cruel, unkind, violent, unfaithful. Many of these men were radical thinkers who participated in movements for social justice, speaking out on behalf of the workers, the poor,...

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A Vietnam Awakening

A Vietnam Awakening

  We were the last believers, my generation. We trusted what our parents taught us about right and wrong, good and evil, the American myth of equality and justice and honor. I wonder if any generation will ever believe again. People will say it was the war that...

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This Is Why It Is Called A Democracy

This Is Why It Is Called A Democracy

  Our constitution does not copy the laws of neighbouring states; we are rather a pattern to others than imitators ourselves. Its administration favours the many instead of the few; this is why it is called a democracy. If we look to the laws, they afford equal...

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She Stands Alone

She Stands Alone

  If a society does not hold justice and equality for all women in the highest regard, neither will it hold justice and equality for the many varieties of men in high regard. In a very real sense, women's rights are the basis of all human rights. Women's rights...

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And One More Time – No More Waiting

And One More Time – No More Waiting

  My grandmother wanted to live long enough to vote for a woman president. I'll be satisfied if I live to see a woman go before the Supreme Court and hear the justices acknowledge, "Gentlemen, she's human. She deserves the protection of our laws." ~ Margaret...

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No More Waiting

No More Waiting

We ask justice, we ask equality, we ask that all the civil and political rights that belong to citizens of the United States, be guaranteed to us and our daughters forever.* ~ Susan B. Anthony   1820-1906   United States   Civil Rights Leader who played a pivotal role...

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The Art of Justice

The Art of Justice

On August 26, 2020, the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution granting women the right to vote, sculptor Meredith Bergmann's  Women's Rights Pioneer Monument was dedicated in Central Park, New York City....

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I Believe He is Talking About Lawyers

I Believe He is Talking About Lawyers

The splendid and popular class was composed of the advocates, who filled the Forum with the sound of their turgid and loquacious rhetoric. Careless of fame and of justice, they are described for the most part as ignorant and rapacious guides, who conducted their...

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Seeking Equal Justice Under Law

Seeking Equal Justice Under Law

It is the United States Supreme Court that we all turn to when we seek that which we want most from our government: equal justice under law. ~ Sandra Day O’Connor 1930 -2023 United States. First woman to sit on the Supreme Court of the United States Historical Age:...

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I Like You Just the Way You Are

I Like You Just the Way You Are

Being sick has been a long, slow detox from capitalist culture and its mandate that we never rest. Slowly, I found a deeper value in relationship beyond reciprocity: an unconditional love and care based in justice, and a belief that all humans deserve relationship,...

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