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Vincent Harding on Transformation

The late Civil Rights Activist, African American Historian and Scholar Vincent Harding on Transformation, and Buddhist philosopher, educator, author, and anti-nuclear activist, Daisaku Ikeda of the… 196 more words


Always on the Verge of Being Mesmerized by Uncertainty

Today, we begin our Lenten journey together, daily meditating on the words of Dr. King’s “Beyond Vietnam” speech at Riverside Church in New York City on April 4, 1967.   882 more words

Subverting Empire

The Word is Resistance

I am so proud of this new project, as part of my work with Showing Up for Racial Justice, coordinating our faith work.  Give it a listen and let me know what you think!

Collective Liberation

Readings on Music

“Music is the language of the spirit. It opens the secret of life bringing peace, abolishing strife.” Kahlil Gibran

Music has always been a matter of Energy to me, a question of Fuel. 1,586 more words


Our Essential Oneness

From Vincent Harding in Hope and History: Why We Must Share the Story of the Movement (1990):

Who knows, perhaps with insight, courage and serious study we could introduce ourselves and our students of all ages to some of the basic tenets of this nonviolent way, exploring such convictions as: 270 more words

Subverting Empire

The Truth Will Set Us Free

My Dearest, Beloved White Folk ~

I see our dismay, our confusion, our anger, our fear, our grief.

I share it.  I feel it. I shook with weeping until early hours of the morning. 411 more words

Collective Liberation


You can’t start a movement, but you can prepare for one.

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