The UnBoxing Project: Self-care during activism

Cynthia Barram was the first friend I met in college who helped me start my own moving out process before helping the others. Here's her perspective. Lesson Number One: You can't help anyone else if you don't take care of yourself. When several homeschool girls came to me, oppressed by churches and controlling parents, I … Continue reading The UnBoxing Project: Self-care during activism

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Protesting Jim Berg

A couple of weeks ago, I organized a protest group picketing Jim Berg's "Christian Growth Bible Conference" at Grace Bible Church in Colorado Springs. I'm a recently unsheltered homeschool kid. Social justice was frowned upon. When Martin Luther King Day rolled around or the civil rights movement came up, my parents said racism was wrong … Continue reading Protesting Jim Berg