Marianne Deborah Williamson was born in Texas in US, in July 8,1952. Her father Samuel Williamson is an immigration lawyer and mother Sophie Ann is a home maker. She is become famous as American author, lecturer, and activist. She wrote more than 10 books and many books are in the best seller list in the advise and How to Miscellaneous category. She is the founder of a well known project for the help of people who affected HIV and other life threatening illness. The campaign is to provide food for those people and its name is “Project Angel Food”. She is also the co-founder of the peace alliance, a nonprofit grassroots education and advocacy organization supporting peace-building projects.
She published her first book, A Return to love: Reflections on the Principles of A course in Miracles (ISBN 9780060927486) in 1992. This book was remained top on The New York Times Bestseller List for 39 weeks in the ‘Advice, How To and Miscellaneous’ category.
Her other noted works listed below
- Imagine What America Could Be in the 21st Century: Visions of a Better Future from Leading American Thinkers (ISBN 0451204697)
- Emma & Mommy Talk to God (ISBN 9780060799267)
- Healing the Soul of America: Reclaiming Our Voices as Spiritual Citizens (ISBN 9780684846224)
- A Woman’s Worth ( ISBN 9780345386571)
- Enchanted Love: The Mystical Power of Intimate Relationships ( ISBN 978 0684870250)
- Everyday Grace: Having Hope, Finding Forgiveness, And Making Miracles ( ISBN 9781573223515)
- Illuminata: A Return to Prayer ( ISBN 9781573225205)
- The Gift of Change ( ISBN 0060816112)
- The Law of Divine Compensation: On Work, Money and Miracles ( ISBN 0062205412)
- A Course in Weight Loss: 21 Spiritual Lessons for Surrendering Your Weight Forever ( ISBN 1401921531)
- Tears to Triumph: The Spiritual Journey from Suffering to Enlightenment ( ISBN 9780062205445)
- A Politics of Love: A Handbook for a New American Revolution ( ISBN 0062873938)
In 2014, williamson contested for the post of senator in US House of Representatives elections as an independent candidate. In the election, she finished fourth position out of sixteen candidates. Many well known public figures campaigned for Williamson. She emphasised on many progressive issues, including: greater access to high-quality education and free college; child poverty; economic justice; climate change & renewable energy; campaign finance reform; universal health care; criminal justice reform; ending perpetual war and increasing investments in peacebuilding; women’s reproductive rights; and LGBTQ( lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) equality among others.
On November 15, 2018, Williamson announced her candidature for Next President of United States in 2020. Williamson officially launched her presidential campaign on January 28, 2019. She appointed a team to help and co ordinate her election campaign including Maurice Daniel, Paul Hodes.