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Audre Lorde Taught Us to Honor Our Differences

In a new anthology, the iconic writer reminds us liberation requires valuing all Black lives, not just those who mirror our own experiences

Black and white photo of Audre Lorde in 1983.
Audre Lorde. Photo: Jack Mitchell/Getty Images

My first encounters with Audre Lorde were superficial. I read and heard her quoted across the internet and during speeches at protests. I saw words on…

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