If Christians were as excited about Jesus as they are about the color of Santa’s skin (or Starbuck’s cups), perhaps we might actually create a world kind enough to receive him when he does arrive.
Or during a commercial break watching the returns, keep it open in your browser as an antidote to all the Facebook and news updates. You need to vote, but you don’t need to be stressed.
Enter Dia de Los Muertos with an educated mind. Dress yourself in the colors of resistance. Stand with Black lives. Honor Queers lives. Dignify Immigrant lives. Let your spirit meet the Divine. Dia de Los Muertos is among us, inviting our liberation.
As an “older” Millennial (I just turned 35 this week), I’ve also had the opportunity to work with other Millennials from all walks of life—urban, professionals, academic, some with money and some without, some who are religious and some who are not. Millennials are just as varied as any other people group, and there are also similarities among us. If you want to reach Millennials, understand that we are vastly unique.
There is nothing more American than football (not even baseball); so it’s safe to say the NFL is an extension of American society as we know it – entertainment, competition, violence, “paytriotism”, and lots of money to be made by white men perched in an ivory tower. 2 years ago in October – Domestic Violence Awareness … Continue reading The NFL STILL Doesn’t Care About Domestic Violence
If I get to use the heaps of privilege that I have to make a difference, bringing this movement to the mat and to my students is what I can do.