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Blood on Our Clothes

Recently I’ve been reading through Jeremiah, which is full of God’s accusations against his chosen people and warnings of coming judgment. Right at the beginning of the book, God establishes that the whole nation has been corrupted by idolatry, false trust in foreign powers, and oppression and injustice toward the most vulnerable. 966 more words

Faith

A Climate Activist's Day in Toronto

On May 21 I spent the day in Toronto with climate activists, some of whom are fellow members of the 2015 Canadian Youth Delegation to this December’s COP 21 climate negotiations. 535 more words

Activism

WELCOME

Welcome dear friends!

I have decided to start a blog for a number of reasons. #1 Because I often have so much to say but can’t articulate it in the moment. 872 more words

Justice

The Definition Of Liberty

What is LIBERTY?

1. Freedom; exemption from extraneous control. The power of the will, in its moral freedom, to follow the dictates of its unrestricted choice, and to direct the external acts of the individual without restraint, coercion, or control from other persons.( 888 more words

Freedom

Reflection on the Criminal System of Injustice

http://http://www.alternet.org/civil-liberties/10-most-absurd-reasons-weve-arrested-small-children?akid=13136.1856402.ETLMsw&rd=1&src=newsletter1036812&t=2

It is challenging, for many different reasons, to engage with documents like this one. Some may easily dismiss it, finding it so far removed from their personal experience that they feel it couldn’t possibly be true, despite abundant proofs to the contrary. 551 more words

#Bahai

Court Won't Lift Ban On Obama Immigration Action

On Tuesday, a federal appeals court refused to lift a temporary hold on President Barack Obama’s executive action that would prevent as many as 5 million immigrants illegally living in the U.S. 176 more words

Abuse

How Attica’s Ugly Past Is Still Protected

On the morning of Sept. 13, 1971, New York State troopers, along with other members of law enforcement, shot 39 men to death. They wounded scores of others so severely that many suffered permanent disabilities. 1,218 more words