Grace Lee Boggs, 98, is a Chinese American philosopher, writer and activist in Detroit with a thick FBI file and a surprising vision of what an American revolution can be.
Filmmaker Geoffrey Smith interviews filmmaker Grace Lee on the making of American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs.
Activists Grace Lee Boggs and Angela Davis discuss re-imagining revolution, social justice and philosophy at the University of California, Berkeley.
Grace Lee Boggs visits the POV offices and discusses the response to American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs, the documentary about her life as an activist and philosopher, the responsibility of the media today and the evolution of revolution.
Grace Lee Boggs discusses the on-going series of conversations she began with her husband James Boggs and fellow veteran activists Freddy and Lyman Paine, during the turmoil of the 1960s.
Meet Grace Lee Boggs, a Chinese American philosopher, writer, and activist in Detroit with a thick FBI file and a surprising vision of what an American revolution can be.
In the 1960s, Grace Lee Boggs split from the Marxist establishment and became active in the Black Power movement in Detroit.
Grace Lee Boggs talks about white flight and the impact on Detroit race relations.
"Why is non-violence important, not just a tactic, not just a strategy, but an important philosophy?"
During Grace Lee Boggs's lifetime, hundreds of revolutions have taken place around the world. In this clip, she considers what defines a revolution.