Activism

Use Your White Privilege To End Your White Privilege

White people are treated different in our society. White people are not better, but being white in our society is far easier. [Louis CK on being white] Black people are treated worse in our society. Black people are not worse than white people, but it is far harder to be black in our society. White people […]

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You Are So Very Beautiful: Guerrilla Kindness

After I included a “craftivsm” hashtag on an Instagram photo, Betsy contacted me. She had this idea for a guerrilla art style craftivism event where we would make and collect positive affirmations from all over the world to spread around a city. We created the call for submissions online and watched the most beautiful and […]

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Volunteering: Self Love, Altruism, Or What?

I met Jes through the mail in 2008. We exchanged mail, she introduced me to April, and I’ve flown to Chicago multiple times to hang out with these gals. The second time I went Jes wasn’t there, though, because she was in Togo, Africa with the Peace Corps. She’s going to talk about that experience […]

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Random Acts Of Kindness

Random acts of kindness are extremely important to me. You really never know when you could be the restoration in someone’s faith in humanity. I try to do as many as possible. I make a point to not put my name on everything I leave out, or even take pictures of all my projects, just so […]

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