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Survival Strategies for the Activist

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When I started being more vocal about how I felt on different issues, I quickly became aware of how tiring it could be.  Even just a conversation with someone regardless of the direction it was going, was exhausting.  Sometimes I found myself getting angrier and angrier.  Sometimes I found myself sad and wanting nothing more…

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Critical Thinking in Everyday Life: 9 Strategies

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This article was first posted here. Most of us are not what we could be. We are less. We have great capacity. But most of it is dormant; most is undeveloped. Improvement in thinking is like improvement in basketball, in ballet, or in playing the saxophone. It is unlikely to take place in the absence…

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Luxury or Nourishment?

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The post Luxury or Nourishment? appeared first on and was written by Anahita Joon. As I write this, I am nine months pregnant and I just hired the last person on my birth-care team, my postpartum doula. . . Incase you don’t know what a postpartum doula does, she cares for the mamma to come…

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Synchronicity: Creating Your Own Luck

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Humans are split between two worlds: The first is the world of space and time, cause and effect, energy and matter; the second is the world of histories and futures, stories and meanings, memories and hopes. The happenings of the first world can be measured and predicted as a way to understand the deep past and, sometimes, assume the far future. Cause and…

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A Class Divided

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Jane Elliott is an American former third-grade schoolteacher, anti-racism activist, and educator who is known for her “Blue eyes/Brown eyes” exercise. She first conducted her now-famous exercise for her students on April 5, 1968, the day after Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated. 50+ years, her exercise is still (unfortunately) relevent and worthy of revisiting.…

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Bioneers: A REVOLution from the Heart of Nature

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I discovered Nina Simons during the 2019 Iconic Leaders Rise Summit. I was so inspired by her interview, I had to know more.  She is an award-winning social entrepreneur, visionary thinker, and the co-founder of Bioneers.  The mission of Bioneers is to inspire a shift to live on Earth in ways that honor the web…

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Healing Justice Podcast

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I recently discovered this podcast and am in love.  This podcast is committed to “bridging conversations at the intersections of collective healing and social change.”  Kate Werning is definitely someone to watch.

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Pleasure Activism: The Politics of Feeling Good (Emergent Strategy)

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“We are socialized to see what is wrong, missing, off, to tear down the ideas of others and uplift our own. To a certain degree, our entire future may depend on learning to listen, listen without assumptions or defenses.” ~ Adrienne Maree Brown This is definitely a book you will need time to digest.  It’s…

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To Move Out of Oppression We Must Embrace our Erotic Nature | Anahita Joon Tehrani | TEDxBoulder

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My favorite line… “question everything”.  

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