Activism, Politics, Complex Challenges
There are thousands marching in the streets today. There are thousands sitting quietly with dying relatives today. Is one more activist than the other?
Today is a special day.
Today is the day that millions of Americans decide, once and for all, that it is up to them to make the world more beautiful, whole, and just.
Many of us feel frustrated and appalled at how little facts seem to matter these days, or perhaps more despairingly, how astonishingly they can be manipulated and subverted for partisan gain.
It’s night time; I’m snuggled in my bed, the bright blue glare of my device the only light in the room.... And that’s when I saw it. This beautiful, heart-broken man in the war-torn streets of Aleppo
There is wisdom and considerable advice available to us hidden in the folds of anger and discomfort.
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