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The Long-Standing Call for Stronger Mental Health Systems

“The system isn’t broken; we just haven’t built it.”

  • 12/02/2020
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Magdalena Kaluza: Direct Action

“By sharing vulnerability, we build deeper relationships. We need deep relationships to face what’s coming — floods, heat waves, climate refugees.”

  • 11/25/2020
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Ellen Longfellow: Winning Civil Rights

“It was hard to figure out if they were being discriminated against because of their race, religion, or ethnicity. For many people in the Muslim community, they [face all] three.”

  • 11/25/2020
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Teen Activists: No Waiting

“The youth are told that we are the future. That is a huge title to uphold.”

  • 11/25/2020
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Pandemic Holiday Adjustments

This situation opens the door for us to be even more intentional about making authentic connections with the people we love, even virtually.

  • 11/25/2020
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Hend Al-Mansour, Cover Artist January 2015

We reconnected with a few past cover artists and asked them to share an update on their lives and art.

  • 11/25/2020
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Re-Imagining the Role of Women in Religion

“We need to demonstrate that it’s not an oxymoron to be a Christian feminist,” said one of the conference organizers.

  • 11/25/2020
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Saving Each Other

Sometimes it is much easier to be outraged by someone else’s victimhood than your own.

  • 10/25/2020
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I Am a One-Breasted Woman

Yet, I refuse to be stigmatized.

  • 10/25/2020
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Wholeness Is…

In this time of COVID, enduring the relative isolation, I have thought about the lessons in patience and sheer endurance in Korea’s origin story.

  • 10/25/2020
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Amanda Koonjbeharry: Dancing Out of the Dark

I am able to liberate myself from constructs and systems that don’t serve me and that often oppress me and others.

  • 10/25/2020
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Releasing Secrets

I began to write, and reach out to, and speak up for those who share dark experiences.

  • 10/24/2020