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Selma James

Selma James (born 15 August 1930), is a co-author of the women's movement classic The Power of Women and the Subversion of the Community (with Mariarosa Dalla Costa), co-founder of the International Wages for Housework Campaign and coordinator of the Global Women's Strike.

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C. L. R. James - Legacy
... In the 1970s and 1980s, a number of titles by James were published by Allison Busby, including four volumes of selected writings The Future In the ... In 1983, a 60-minute film, Talking History, featuring James in dialogue with the historian E ... James Institute was founded with James's blessing by Jim Murray in 1983 ...

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    We have needed to define ourselves by reclaiming the words that define us. They have used language as weapons. When we open ourselves to what they say and how they say it, our narrow prejudices evaporate and we are nourished and armed.
    Selma James (b. 1930)

    How sick one gets of being “good,” how much I should respect myself if I could burst out and make everyone wretched for twenty-four hours; embody selfishness.
    —Alice James (1848–1892)