I just read a wonderful article by Regina Valdez called I’m Buddhist and going to DC’s People’s Climate March. See you there?, and I thought I would share it with all of you. Since the election, I have spoken out in class about activism, provided postcards for folks to mail to representatives, and have suggested many,…Read more »
Here are two helpful links to help you exercise your peaceful protest. We Are Watching is an organic, grassroots coalition of concerned Tennesseans that stand together in support our neighbors. There is no leader or spokesperson. We support legislation and policies that seek to unify us all and we will fight against measures that divide…Read more »
I’ve mentioned several Facebook pages and groups in class for those who are interested in getting involved in peaceful protests and activism on the local level. This is a page I visit regularly. This Facebook page lists local events for peaceful protests and rallies. Do remember that no matter what side of an issue you may…Read more »
Here is an event for my Murfreesboro Yoga Doers who are looking for a way to participate and be heard.
Our country feels divided right now, and we have not shied away from the topic of politics before and after class. I have asked my students to share their activism and their issues with us all. Continuing to talk and make contact is how we heal and how we move forward. I have also been…Read more »