The Very Best of Us
The Very Best of Us is a weekly newsletter about honoring what makes us human as we confront the biggest crises and social shocks of our time.

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Oct
10
Collectivizing is mental healthcare

Collectivizing is mental healthcare

Ending inequality, then, is mental healthcare. Climate justice is mental healthcare. Ending all forms of violence is mental healthcare. Our personal battles are always, always, inextricably connected to our collective ones.
5 min read
Sep
19
Vulnerability as a practice, as resistance

Vulnerability as a practice, as resistance

Vulnerability is our superpower against an oppressive system that encourages us to individualize our pain and thus, our responses, about the state of the planet. Vulnerability is what grounds us, what sustains us, what frees us.
4 min read
Sep
10
The revolution will not be livestreamed

The revolution will not be livestreamed

The revolution will not be funded by grants, nor will it be live streamed. Activists shouldn't be made to export organizing resistance against powers that maintain the status quo as a product.
6 min read
Sep
06

Finding The Very Best in Me + sharing a recently published piece

While trying to come to terms with the decision to start this series, I realized I've been chronicling my personal
3 min read