Antiracism Quotes

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1. “The city of Paris, France, became a place of refuge for biracial Americans during slavery and at the time of the Harlem Renaissance for black musicians, fine artists, writers and others seeking opportunities to practice their craft free from American racism.”

Tags : Antiracism Biracial Day To End Racism Diversity France Harlem Renaissance Human Migrations Human Rights Day Humanism Migrants Multiculturalism Multiculturalismo Paris Paris Attacks Racism Refugees Slavery
Source : Encyclopedia of the Harlem Renaissance

2. “Millions of tears have fallen for black sons, brothers, lovers, and friends whose assailants took or maimed their lives and then simply went on their way.”

Tags : African American Men African Americans Antiracism Black History Month Darren Hunt Equality Eric Garner George Zimmerman Human Rights Day Justice Kajieme Powell Killing Of Black Men In America Michael Brown Multiculturalism Post Racial America Race And Racism In America Race Relations Racism Tamir Rice Trayvon Martin
Author : Aberjhani
Source : Illuminated Corners: Collected Essays and Articles Volume I.

3. “Trayvon Martin, at the most, seems only to have been guilty of being himself.”

Tags : African American Men American Tragedies Antiracism Black History Month George Zimmerman Race And Racism In America Racism Trayvon Martin
Author : Aberjhani
Source : Illuminated Corners: Collected Essays and Articles Volume I.

4. “Diversity is an aspect of human existence that cannot be eradicated by terrorism or war or self-consuming hatred. It can only be conquered by recognizing and claiming the wealth of values it represents for all.”

Tags : Antiracism Coexistence Coexisting Together Cultural Demographics Cultural Diversity Eiffel Tower Art Embracing Diversity Human Migrations Human Rights Day Humanity And Society National History Day Preparing For The Future Self Awareness Self Hatred Values And Beliefs Xenophobia
Author : Aberjhani
Source : Splendid Literarium: A Treasury of Stories, Aphorisms, Poems, and Essays

5. “On either side of a potentially violent conflict, an opportunity exists to exercise compassion and diminish fear based on recognition of each other's humanity. Without such recognition, fear fueled by uninformed assumptions, cultural prejudice, desperation to meet basic human needs, or the panicked uncertainty of the moment explodes into violence.”

Tags : Assumptions Compassion Compassion Action Network Compassion Heals Lives Cultural Differences Desperation Global Community Overcoming Fear Panic Peacism Polarization Police Reform Prejudice Stop Killing Each Other Terrorism Trust Uncertainty War Xenophobia
Author : Aberjhani
Source : Splendid Literarium: A Treasury of Stories, Aphorisms, Poems, and Essays

6. “If the idea of loving those whom you have been taught to recognize as your enemies is too overwhelming, consider more deeply the observation that we are all much more alike than we are unalike.”

Tags : Agape Love Belief In Nonviolence Coexistence Compassion Wisdom Discourse On A Better World Diversity Ending Terrorism Faith In Humanity Finding Strength In Love Human Nature International Community Love Love And Jihad Making A Difference Peacism Police Culture Police Reform Quote Of The Day Terrorism Trusting Love Unconditional Love Wisdom Quotes
Author : Aberjhani
Source : Splendid Literarium: A Treasury of Stories, Aphorisms, Poems, and Essays

7. “Individual cultures and ideologies have their appropriate uses but none of them erase or replace the universal experiences, like love and weeping and laughter, common to all human beings.”

Tags : Angel Art Anti Racism Cultural Demographics Demographics Ideology Ideology Religion War Compromise Interfaith Dialogue Joy Joy Of Life Laughter Love For Humanity Multiculturalismo Nonviolent Conflict Resolution Philosophy For Millennials Universal Universal Truths Waging Peace Weeping
Author : Aberjhani
Source : Splendid Literarium: A Treasury of Stories, Aphorisms, Poems, and Essays

8. “It is a beautiful thing to be on fire for justice… there is no greater joy than inspiring and empowering others––especially the least of these, the precious and priceless wretched of the earth!”

Tags : African Americans Antiracism Black Prophetic Fire Democracy Economic Disparity Empowerment Humanity Impoverishment Inspiration Joy Political Motivation Political Movements Poor People Servant Leadership Social Injustice Social Justice Social Movements
Author : Cornel West
Source : Black Prophetic Fire

9. “Knowledge planted in truth grows in truth.Strength born of peace loses nothing to hate.”

Tags : Anti Hate Antiracism Famous Quotes By Famous Poets Haters Hatred Knowledge And Power Knowledge Of Self Lifelong Learning Peace Of Mind Peacism Personal Development Personal Growth Philosophy Of Knowledge Philosophy Of Mind Say No To Hate Spiritual Wisdom Strength Strength Of Character Tranquility Truth Wisdom Quotes
Author : Aberjhani
Source : Elemental: The Power of Illuminated Love

10. “In a deck of playing cards, the reds are as important as the blacks.”

Tags : Antiracism Lesson Life Life Lesson Lifelong Advice Love Racism Smart Quote Wise Quote Wise Words
Author : Yohann Dafeu

11. “It's not that there are no differences between human and non-human animals, any more than there are no differences between black people and white people, freeborn citizens and slaves, men and women, Jews and gentiles, gays or heterosexuals. The question is rather: are they morally relevant differences? This matters because morally catastrophic consequences can ensue when we latch on to a real but morally irrelevant difference between sentient beings.”

Tags : Animals Animals Rights Antiracism Antispeciesism Ethics Lgbt Vegan Veganism
Author : David Pearce

12. “... Kendim için "insan" kelimesinden başka bir tanım kullanmayı reddediyorum. Bana kalırsa medeniyet ve insanlık yok olmasın diye gösterilen çabaların önündeki hızlı nüfus artışı dışındaki en büyük engel, insanların kendi aralarında durmadan küçük gruplara bölünme ve oluşan her yeni grubun da yalnız kendini yücelterek komşularını hakir görme alışkanlıklarıdır.”

Tags : Antiracism Humanity
Author : Isaac Asimov
Source : It's Been a Good Life