bell hooks, the acclaimed and celebrated feminist author, educator, activist, and scholar passed away Dec. 15 at the age of 69. She introduced an intersectional lens to the exploration of systems of power and domination, with a particular focus on issues of race, gender, and oppression. hooks also made significant contributions to the field of peace and social justice education, penning several books and essays on the power and nature of transformative pedagogies to transgress oppressions.
In her memory, the Global Campaign for Peace Education is curating some of her most inspiring quotes related to education. You can find our current collection here. If you have a particularly inspiring quote you would like us to add to the collection, please submit it here.