Category Archives: Awareness
In a world full of hurry and busyness, we are supposed to buy that doing a lot and doing it quickly will get us the results we want. But quantity and quality are not the same. I would gladly trade … Continue reading →
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 →
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?
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 →
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…”
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 →