“I wanted my students to leave my classes not just better informed, but more prepared to relinquish the safety of silence, more prepared to speak up, to act against injustice wherever they saw it. This, of course, was a recipe for trouble.” Howard Zinn
My first email correspondence with Dr. Carla Peck had this quote appended. It moved me right away, as I’m sure it does her students. It speaks to a feisty tenacity and belief in social justice – core to her teaching philosophy.