Nelson Mandela was labeled a terrorist by the United States government.
Nelson Mandela was a political prisoner.
Nelson Mandela was at the helm of a revolutionary organization.
It is so easy to wax poetic about his heroism after the tide of history has turned. But to stand in the tradition of Mandela is to embrace justice when and where power opposes it.
I am grateful that the anti-apartheid and divestment movement was part of my coming of age because it allowed me to cultivate through my own experience a critical gaze and to find footing in a radical tradition.
We need those spaces to flourish for our young people today, and for those who will come behind them. I feel like tonight we should rededicate ourselves to courage and truth-telling rather than mere sentimentalism.
freshly dyed hair makes me so happy. also making the executive decision that i’m a sea creature now. where is the mermaid beanie i ordered?!
The 2014 Mindful Living Calendar by Holstee: 5x7-inch limited run letterpress calendar with a theme for each month, a place to write your goals and twelve inspiring quotes to bring it all together. Printed using a fountain split technique, which results in a beautifully unique gradient of color.
Make 2014 the most mindful year yet.