When Old Identities No Longer Serve You

When Old Identities No Longer Serve You

This case of shifting identity has been a teacher to me - yet another reminder of the impermanence that colors every moment of our lived experience. It’s taught me to interact with the world around me without feeling like I have to call it “mine.” Identities grow and shift like the wind, for some of us faster than others. As such, I would love to learn to hold on to my identities loosely: to reap the benefits of belonging when they serve me, and to thank them for their lessons when they leave me.

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Love As The Foundation Of Social Change

Love As The Foundation Of Social Change

Aggression and division have developed a stronghold on modern, mainstream social justice communities. Folks who are not angry, unwavering, “renouncing,” and “calling out” are told they are not doing their duty as activists. But what about our duty to build a better world - not by shouting over evils, but by loving, caring, and acting compassionately in our communities?

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