On Spiritual Revolution

On Spiritual Revolution

  Surrounded by love, Grace Lee Boggs died in her Detroit home this week. A scholar-activist, Grace turned 100 just this past summer and gave her life to human liberation. As an activist deeply rooted in U.S. social movements, she was a spiritual teacher for me...
A Movement Grounded in Love

A Movement Grounded in Love

Source Except for the day of Michael Brown’s funeral, there have been protests in the streets of Ferguson every day since a year ago today when he was murdered. Among the chants reverberating in Ferguson and cities around the country this year is this one...
For Sleep Walkers, Too

For Sleep Walkers, Too

Sometimes we are gifted with an invitation so bold and loving it rocks our tiny minds and hearts. That happened to me this week as I watched Ferguson, Faith and the Future of Democracy, a video recording of Rev. Osagyefo Sekou’s address to the Washington and...
Who Are You In the Deepest Sense?

Who Are You In the Deepest Sense?

In this video, Prince Ea, the “Deepest Rapper Alive,” reflects on how we “fix Ferguson.” So many of us speak of “changing the world” and we march and demonstrate and get arrested. What if we spent some of that time together considering Prince Ea’s question: “Who...