Activism: Empower Yourself First

"You know, there’s a lot of activism that doesn’t deal with empowerment, and you have to empower yourself in order to be relevant to any type of struggle." Talib Kweli (Today is #MarchAgainstMonsanto #MAM25! Read more here and join the march or Twitter storm! I can only make it to the Twitter storm today so please share your [...]

Full of Beans for Fair Trade

This article was first published on Oxfam’s 3things website on 8 May 2013. It was written for Oxfam’s GROW campaign, which creates awareness of the changes needed to fix the broken food system. Supporting small-scale farmers is the second of six steps to a better food system. This article is Australian-centric but it translates to [...]