The Threat of a Good Example
For Tim Wise, it is inherently satisfying to choose to resist, rather than collaborate with, injustice, to know that you did all you could to stop a war, eliminate racism, or improve your community. The threat of a good example, the mixing of scholarship with activism, the combination of intellect and commitment, is also inherently seditious.
social movements, politics [practical]
Citation: Social Justice Vol. 26, No. 2 (1999): 182-184