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What is Colonialism? A Thanksgiving Reflection + Reclaim Black Friday

Photo by fauxels on Pexels.com Content warning for descriptions of violence against Indigenous people. Just a note: I will be eating turkey and green bean casserole next week, like so many Americans across the country. My words are not intended to place a barrier between myself and others. We have choices to make under a…

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Defiantly Pursuing Hope in Political Conversations

Photo by Sides Imagery on Pexels.com This post was originally published in 2018 and was republished in October 2020 with the Presidential election on the horizon. Pursuing Hope in Political Conversations The US political climate in the Trump age is burdensome to say the least. Fear yields anxiety yields rage yields exhaustion. We are traumatized,…

Links That Changed Me + Check-In

Links That Changed Me | September 2020 Fashion Industry 2 Sentenced to Hang for Deadly Garment Factory Fire in Pakistan "The fire raised questions about poor regulations in the country’s industrial and manufacturing sectors. Activists and victims’ families say factory owners have been mostly lax or negligent in setting up proper security protocols, leaving workers…