Providing a bully pulpit, a perch, a roof, a soap box for fiddlers, Quakers, Seekers, roosters, malcontents, true radicals, free thinkers or anyone with a beating heart and a working mind.
In the spirit of Thoreau's chanticleer.
"I do not propose to write an ode to dejection, but to brag as lustily as chanticleer in the morning, standing on his roost, if only to wake my neighbors up."
Monday, April 10, 2017
100 REFLECTIONS: The Sages of Concord #5
“We would have every arbitrary barrier thrown down. We would
have every path laid open to woman as freely as to man.”
from “The Great Lawsuit: Man vs. Men, Woman vs. Women," by
American journalist, editor, and women's rights advocate Margaret Fuller. Originally
published in July 1843 in The Dial
magazine, which she edited with RW Emerson. Later published in book form
as Woman in the Nineteenth Century.