Big Thinker of the Week: Emma Goldman

Emma Goldman

Full Name: Emma Goldman

Born: 1896

Died: 1940

Hometown: Kovno, Russia

Fave Subjects: Power, Right and Wrong, Fairness

Career Highlights:

  • educated herself after being told girls didn’t need to go to school
  • became a famous writer, philosopher and social activist
  • founded her own magazine for free thinkers
  • lived in five different countries
  • helped in political revolutions
  • had a career in medicine

Big Question:

How much power should each person have? Hmmmmm…

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