To what do you give voice? Do you lend it to further social justice goals, or for your own economic gain? Do you speak out to increase your political or social leverage, or to escape discomfort? Do you talk or write truth to power, or are silence and neutrality the way for you?
Consider this a plea to break out of passivity and into action — to no longer accept what’s unacceptable to you and the world. Or as Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie wrote in “We Should All Be Feminists”: “If we do something over and over again, it becomes normal. If we see the same thing over and over again, it becomes normal.”
Normal: It’s time for a makeover. Why wait even a second longer to demand changes to entrenched systems and institutions that work only for those who refuse to change them?Read More ›