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The Shared Vision Our Country Needs is Up to Us Common Folk

“With all the scandals and anger at Trump, 45, how come he’s still in office?” I’ve been hearing this question more and more lately. Some activists and journalists fear that the constant state of alarm and panic-producing news could become our new normal: our outrage could become numbness. Complacency could easily follow. read more

Angry Professionals? Advocates? Activists? The System is Exploiting your Frustration.

As early as 25, I was angry about the extent of human suffering, frustrated about not being able to make as much of a difference as I desired. Yet I refused to become jaded. I persevered and over time, the anger and frustration guided me to rethink the System and how I could make an impact. It is the journey of many social researchers, workers, activists, and change makers I know. Often we turn that frustration against each other. Every time we do that, the System gets stronger. read more

 

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When most people think about trauma, they think about how individuals experience physically or emotionally violent circumstances that leave them traumatized. Traumatic experiences are painful, but can be transformative, too. Personal healing is transformative when we...

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Avoid being Scapegoated: Look for Allies and Build Support

Avoid being Scapegoated: Look for Allies and Build Support

In the last blog, I listed a self-care tip for having inclusive conversations: choosing when and where to invest your energy. Inclusive conversations are conversations where differences are seen as a resource instead of a threat. These conversations can be tricky...

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