Emma Goldman: Another Viewpoint
...anarchism and desire to help the working class, were the teachings of her Jewish parents. They began with her birth on June 27, 1869, in the province of Kaunas, (Kovno), Lithuania. The Jewish teachings she received as well as the anti-Semitism that prevailed in Russia, helped to mold the person she later became. At some point in Goldman's young years, her family moved to St. Petersburg. It was during these impressionable years that she worked as an operator in a corset factory. While there, she was introduced to the revolutionary philosophy of Chernyskevsky, the leader of the 1860's... Emma Goldman: Another Viewpoint At the roots of many of the beliefs, which fostered Emma Goldman's adoption of...