Extinction Rebellion and the Political Strategies of Love

Extinction Rebellion and the Political Strategies of Love

Giotto: Lamentation (The Mourning of Christ) by Gary Clark Bless those who persecute you; bless and do not curse. Romans 12:14 Throw us in jail, and we shall still love you. Martin Luther King (A Gift of Love). This is not Drill: An Extinction Rebellion Handbook,...
Barriers to Joining XR

Barriers to Joining XR

Photo by Steve from @strutphotography by Sue It’s a bit like I have opened a can of worms. I have conducted interviews, both spoken and written, with a lot of people about the barriers they may face in joining mainstream groups generally. People of different cultures,...
Embracing the discomfort of disruption

Embracing the discomfort of disruption

By Rosie M Just thinking about creating disruption makes my chest feel a bit tight and my stomach fluttery. I do not like breaking the rules. As a woman, I have been trained my whole life to move over on the footpath and let others past, to keep my bag on my lap on...

Psychedelics and our Planetary Crisis

By Gary Clark     the man who weeps ignores us, and cries out of his writhen face and ordinary body not words, but grief, not messages, but sorrow, hard as the earth, sheer, present as the sea— Les Murray, An Absolutely Ordinary Rainbow.     In her...