Category Archives: Awareness

Practical Skills to Reduce Police Presence

In the wake of rising awareness about police violence, particularly toward communities of color, I’ve been thinking a lot about ways to counteract police violence. While its a radical solution (because I am in fact a radical) I believe the … Continue reading

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3 Big Questions About Social Justice

What everyday actions are you taking to make the world a more equal place? What gifts do you bring to your social justice work? What fears do you have about your social justice work?

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Call Me Ze

As members of CAYA (Come As You Are) Coven http://www.cayacoven.org many of us are participating in Blog Action Day, each with our own perspective, experience, & approach, much as we approach our various spiritual practices. We hold each of our … Continue reading

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Poverty and Social Justice

I couldn’t believe what I was hearing. Oh, sure, a moment ago I’d been annoyed at having my body language ignored when the man had leaned toward me, hand out. “Blue jeans, blue shirt…yes, white male….oh, probably his fifties…”

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3 Big Questions on Awareness

I’m dealing with some heavy themes this month. Awareness has many different shades to it. I am specifically addressing awareness of social justice issues. This is not a primer. If you are not sure what such words as “privilege” and … Continue reading

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