Line(s) of the Day #JamesBaldwin

James Baldwin, New York City, 1976; photograph by Nancy Crampton

Not everything that is faced can be changed but nothing can be changed until it is faced.

Writer and activist James Baldwin (1924-1987) whose immense talent and passion shone through in his themes of race, sex and class. Of all the many things I have read and listened to in the past few months that have highlighted the different obstacles black people have faced trying to get equality, this one still resonates the most.

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