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Putting care—not just careThe activities that constitute care are crucial for human life. We defined care in this way: Care is "a species activity that includes everything that we do to maintain, continue,... More work, but care—at the center of our economy, our politics, is to orient ourselves around our interdependenceInterdependence acknowledges that our survival is bound up together, that we are interconnected and what you do impacts others. If this pandemic has done nothing else, it has illuminated how... More. We do this not because someone’s work is what makes them worthy. We do it so we all live and live with dignity.The Year That Broke Care Work | The New Republic
Care is an organizational structure needed to keep our nation running. It’s, by definition, infrastructure.
Health is at the center of the human experience.
We need a counterculture of care.
Interdependence acknowledges that our survival is bound up together, that we are interconnected and what you do impacts others. Interdependence is the only way out of most of the most pressing issues we face today. If we do not understand that we are interdependent with the planet we as a species will not survive.
It is time to celebrate our interdependence! Collaboration allows us to create genuinely safe spaces.
Reframing is self-care and social change.
Those who are the most sensitive and traumatised and have not lost the ability to extend trust constitute an enormously rich and diverse repository of insights and hold many of the keys needed for co-creating ecologies of care.
Let's organize our lives around love and care Let's write each other letters and call it prayer Let's congregate in the place that isn't anywhere At the temple of broken dreams --Three New Songs by Ezra Furman
Further readingThere are three types of reading: eye reading, ear reading, and finger reading.The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan: A Blueprint for Renewing Your Child's Confidence and Love of Learning Most schools and... More,