quotes about struggle

quotes about struggle


Quotes About Progressive Politics & Economics

quotes January 19th, 2018

Quotes by progressive individuals are one of the great products of modern civilization. There is a rich history of Americans (and others) who have struggled, fought, suffered, contemplated, grown, created, and produced some winning progressive quotations, words of wisdom, quotations about politics, and brilliant insights about economics. Featured in this brief blog are seven authors of illuminating and compelling quotations about progressivism: Noam Chomsky, Joseph Stiglitz, Ralph Nader, Howard Zinn, Michael Parenti, Gar Alperovitz, and Robert Reich.

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Quotes About Struggle: Solidarity

quotes about struggle March 2nd, 2017

Struggle, protest, dissent, and organization is a big part of this country. Almost everything that the people have was worked hard for. We forget how much striking, sitting in, and agitating there was in times-past, in part because the powers that be want to tamp down on that kind of progressivism. That kind of lobbying for rights is not good for business, as it were. I want to extol the virtues of dedication, courage, and standing up for something. As Peter Marshall said, “Give to us clear vision that we may know where to stand and what to stand for — because unless we stand for something, we shall fall for anything.”

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