Celebrating Audre Lorde on Her 80th Birthday

Twitter shared popular quotes from the famed black feminist.


Black feminist Audre Lorde would have turned 80 years old today. (She also shares a birthday with Toni Morrison, who turns 83.) Twitter is flooded with tributes, remembrances and quotes from the self-described “black, lesbian, mother, warrior, poet,” whose contributions to feminism are immeasurable. 

Share some of your favorite Lorde quotes in the comments section.

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