Gwendolyn Zoharah Simmons

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Gwendolyn Zoharah Simmons
Activist, Radical, Justice Worker
Atlanta, GA

She has lived her entire life in a quest to foster justice and diminish inequity. Her journey has taken her from the African American freedom struggle in Mississippi and Georgia to decades of international peace and justice work to addressing issues of women in Islam today. All of her work has been marked by a deep spirituality.