Tags » Cultural Identity

Dreaming of a New World...

Yesterday, we had our Fellow-led Professional Development Day (PDD) focusing on Indigenous Justice and Environmental Racism.

One of the speakers, Brandi, came in to share with us about what environmental racism is and how fucked up the world is because of the intersections between different oppression and how it plays out in indigenous communities and the physical environment. 1,035 more words

The Fight For Social Justice

Identity: The Courage to Be You, In a World Full of Clones!

The Privilege of a Lifetime is being who you are…

-Joseph Campbell

This maybe surprising, but believe it or not, individual identity is non-existent for a lot of people and it is not unfair to say that we are living in a world full of clones!

1,560 more words
Authenticity

¿Que es un Gringo Cholo?

“Gringo Cholo” – An uncommon compound phrase arising from a foreigner’s adoption of classically regional cultures and language found in Latin America.

—–

Let me start from the beginning. 314 more words

Canada

Mikhail's Kalashnikov

Mikhail designed it to defend his Mother Russia

Simplicity is its beauty 196 more words

Australia

Where it all began

As this is my first post I think its only right for me to start with some self-reflection and explore the motivation behind ‘Honour My Mystique… 581 more words

Personal

My Community

Do women have the right to be (wholly) self-serving? Or should we sacrifice our needs for the sake of our family and the larger community? 561 more words

Musings