Archive | June, 2013

Finding the Funny

  When is it appropriate to be inappropriate? Jane Barry talks about how we use humour as activists dealing with confronting realities to help us cope, build relationships with others and reconnect with hope.     It all started with sex with ducks.   I couldn’t get it out of my head – its sheer […]

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Building a Support Network

  Support Networks Increase Capacity for Action! I was recently talking with a friend about ways to increase the sustainability of her activism. I noticed she was getting cagey and when I asked about it, she said ‘You’re just going to tell me to do less, aren’t you?!’ Well, that’s often a good idea, but […]

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