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Transformative change in 2017 starts with community

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As has been pointed out by too many people, 2016 was a devastating year for progressives (a homely term for all those who are want equality, democracy and ecological sanity). There is no need to repeat the list of atrocities, failures and disappointments, as we all have them indelibly marked on our psyches. One result of the annus horribilis is that activists everywhere have pledged to try harder -- at what is clearly not working. There is even a sense of optimism rooted in the old left-wing shibboleth that "the worse things get, the better" -- meaning, of course that if things get really, really bad, people will rise up (and overthrow the 1%). 


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Christal Earle on bravery, asking better questions and the inquisitive mind

May 23, 2016
| Christal talks about finding bravery when you need it most, looking for new stories, how we need to change the questions we often ask and why there is something beautiful about the inquisitive mind.
Length: 44:39 minutes (30.67 MB)
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