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Planting Seeds of Social Justice

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The moment I stepped foot on the campus, I knew I belonged there somehow. Right below Griffith Park—what seemed like worlds away from home in…


Justice Reinvestment

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Mass incarceration has had a devastating impact on low income African American neighborhoods.  Meanwhile, more affluent and white areas have gone largely unscathed.  Though mass…

Davey and Goliath

South L.A. Lutheran

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When I was a kid there was this 15-minute Claymation show called Davey and Goliath. I remember it came on Channel 9 at odd times….


The UK’s Rebellious Christianity

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Until I started this new position in the East End, I was fairly unaware of the tradition of radicalism within the Church of England —…

Insurgent Cyberspace

Insurgent Cyberspace

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The other week I was having lunch with a young friend of mine who works in advertising. That’s right, he’s a modern day Mad Men…

Mai 68

The Legacy of May 68

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Universities historically have been some of the most important sites of contestation and revolt across the globe. In the 1960s, student protests erupted across universities…

Sessions LA

Sessions LA

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It’s Saturday night, and in an otherwise quiet and sleepy part of Historic Filipinotown, you can hear music bumping from the door propped open at…

Patio Maravillas

Spain’s Insurgent Social Centers

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This past May it was my distinct honor and pleasure to be part of the NYC Delegation to Spain,  a group of 20 (mostly) New York...

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