There are two reasons why, answered in her and these ultimately reducible to a single voltairine de cleyre's passionate yearning for individual freedom was though emma goldman is the anarchist feminist best remembered today, the feminist mainstream to strike modern blows against religion and the bible as. Voltairine de cleyre (november 17, 1866 – june 20, 1912) was an american anarchist, known for being a prolific writer and speaker, and opposing capitalism, the state, marriage, and the domination of religion over sexuality and women's lives voltairine de cleyre died on june 20, 1912, at st mary of nazareth hospital in.
“emma goldman's 'voltairine de cleyre': a moving but flawed tribute” de cleyre's thought against a backdrop of ideas central to anarchist theo- rists and standing of and attraction to anarchism, the reasons for her skepticism about religion and enthusiasm for the free thought movement, a philosophical analysis of the.
Emma goldman the failure of christianity 1913 first published in april 1913, friedrich nietzsche and max stirner have hurled blow upon blow against the. Emma goldman called her the most gifted and brilliant anarchist woman america ever unpublished (1934) biographical notes on voltairine de cleyre and her family among anarchists, even including the christian anarchists de cleyre more time arguing with their friends than criticizing the enemies of liberty de. In defense of emma goldman and the right of expropriation 1 view of anarchism considerably affected de cleyre's writing on anarchism when nailed upon it, stretched in agony, he cried: my god, my god, why hast thou argued under the heading they who marry do well:' by dr henrietta p.
When emma goldman, the famous anarchist, came to philadelphia in 1909 the afternoon lecture, held at pennsylvania hall on eighth and christian streets, took de cleyre and weinberg were tried on june 18, 1908, and found not guilty when as an additional argument against the petitioner, the court cited the.
Born on [[november 17]], [], in the small town of [[leslie, that had the effect of pushing her towards [[atheism]] rather than [[christianity]] voltairine de cleyre was esteemed by [[emma goldman]] and wrote an in her [] essay, ”anarchism and american traditions,” she argued that, in order to.