In 2017 I’ve resolved to do more self-reflection in my movement work. We need to break down the silos that divide us, figure out what’s working, and build an intersectional progressive movement.
There’s a moment in Mallence Bart Williams’s TEDx talk that really struck me – it begins at minute 4:30: So how does the West ensure that the free aid keeps coming? By systemically destabilizing the wealthiest African nations and their systems. And all that backed by huge PR campaigns leaving the entire world under the […]
Last month I was in Colorado walking up and down the streets of Denver talking to people about fracking. Trailing behind me were paid counter-protesters hired by the fossil fuel industry. This, sadly, wasn’t unusual.
Defeating Donald Trump and his hate filled campaign is going to take some serious organizing. One tactic worth considering in greater depth? Blockades.
This past December, Maria helped lead a delegation of 22 young folks to the UN climate negotiations in Paris. We talk about that experience, the lessons-learned, and highlights. Plus, book recommendations!