To call Cherríe Moraga a writer understates the case. 

She is that, yes, but also an activist on behalf of people of color, particularly women. 

And she comes to the University of Oregon this week (October 13-14) to talk about civil rights and civil liberties... and methods to use in activism. 

Those who know her best call her Maestra Moraga. 

University of California Press

We hop into the time machine for this hour, revisiting an early 2014 interview with Randy Shaw about his book The Activist's Handbook

The more recent version of the book is itself an updating of an earlier edition. 

In an age of ubiquitous smart phones and social media, activism has new tools at its disposal. 

The Activist's Handbook

Jan 15, 2014
University of California Press

At some point in your life--maybe recently--did you get mad enough about something in society to take action? 

Did you know what to do next?