There is a pattern here. What are we going to do about it?
How to recreate that rush that had us addicted to love in the first place.
Remember that perfect love, the one that never ended because you never dared to start?
The real white man’s burden.
Change must be led by those most impacted. It’s the only solution that’s changed history and it’s the only refuge for those of us seeking justice today.
My strategy for surviving Trump’s America these days is finding solidarity with others through listening. So I asked these people what they thought.
Political tension in this country is nearing a very palpable boiling point. History teaches that the boiling point is almost always followed by violence.
What if men had their own stories of masculinity played back to them? What would we heal?
The Hero’s Journey “Atonement with the Father” plays out over and over (and over again.)
When women suffer violence from men, it’s immoral and unforgivable. When men suffer violence from other men, it’s routine.
We didn’t know it, then, but we taught each other the first sins of this nation.
There was nothing cute, graceful or delicate about these butterflies in my stomach. I always imagined mine had mutated into hell-raising dragons.
Who taught us to hate that which forms the rest of the world, not us?
What would it mean for us to constantly identify what we perceive to be the edges of white supremacy and male supremacy?
If we have our first Madam President, a glass ceiling will be shattered, but the structures and barriers which made her climb nearly impossible will not magically be removed.
Ideological, Institutional, Interpersonal, & Internalized Oppression