“We were simply trying to change the way we went about our everyday lives so that our values and habits of being would reflect our commitment to freedom.”
-bell hooks (1994)
This quote can be found in Chapter 2, A Revolution of Values: The Promise of Multicultural Change of the book “Teaching to Transgress: Education as the Practice of Freedom” published in 1994.
hooks, b. (1994). Teaching to Transgress: Education as the Practice of Freedom. Routledge.
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