Gratitude in Action: With an Unfathomable International Scene, Go Local to Create Change

One measure of a society, indeed of a world, is how well it can work together to solve problems, address challenges, take advantage of sustainable opportunities. Right now, we get an F for this and have for some time. Retake recommends going local to create change and find hope.

Entrada Protest: Can Arrests Change the Conversation? If so, is There a Lesson Related to Climate & Immigrant Justice?

In a Nation article from December, Bill McKibbon wrote of how the urgency of climate change dictated non-violent direct action as a key strategy. Retake examines McKibbon’s thinking and questions if we may need to learn something from Jennifer Marley. The post also includes a encouragement to attend today’s Public Safety Committee hearing.