How to Sustain Your Activism | Greater Good

These three principles can help activists avoid burnout and continue working toward a better world: How to Sustain Your Activism | Greater Good

Advertisements

Latinx Changemakers You Need to Know

Latina magazine and BeVisible are teaming up to celebrate some powerful Latinx movers, shakers and all-around badasses who are bravely and boldly making changes in our communities on issues of racial justice, immigration, gender identity, mental health, criminal injustice, feminism, politics and so much more.Ahead, learn more about these mavericks so that you’re ready to engage with them on what it means to be an activist and organizer during our #LatinxChangeMakers Twitter chat on Tuesday, February 9 at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT.

Source: Latinx Changemakers You Need to Know

 

14 Characteristics of an Intersectional Mass Movement – Organizing Change

Intersectionality comes from an understanding that identities, privilege, and oppression are intimately connected and cannot be segmented from each other.

An intersectional mass movement would explicitly look for change through a kaleidoscopic lens and would itself be composed of many different identities.

There are many pieces to this movement and below are some important ones to consider for this 21st century intersectional movement.

Read on: 14 Characteristics of an Intersectional Mass Movement – Organizing Change

White Protesters Form Human Shield To Protect Black Protesters From Police – Counter Current News

Recently, a large group of white student protesters stepped to the front of a rally and formed a human shield to protect black protesters from the police. The rally took place in South Africa, where police officers had previously used brutal force against the predominantly black demonstrators who turned out to peacefully protest rising university fees.

Read the story here:  White Protesters Form Human Shield To Protect Black Protesters From Police – Counter Current News