Power of Coming Together

Power of Coming Together

When families come together in a social justice community of practice they have an infinite power to alter the fabric of their families and communities. It was about a year ago that a friend of mine asked if I could provide social justice workshops for parents. My first reaction was – “Who, me?” And as […]

Challenge #4: Economic Justice

Challenge #4: Economic Justice

It’s time for our fourth challenge in bringing social justice to our families and kids – Economic Justice.  The challenge is based on the social justice principle: Guarantee Equitable Distribution of Resources. In a just economy people will be compensated fairly for the work they do. In 2016 economic inequality is so extreme that economic […]

Challenge #3 – Racial Justice

Challenge #3 – Racial Justice

It’s time for our third challenge in bringing social justice to our families and kids!  The theme for the month is, “Treat every person with dignity and respect: Racial Justice.” Teaching our children (and ourselves!) to treat everyone with dignity and respect regardless of the color of their skin is an excellent place to start. […]