Kermit Says: We are an Uprising of Love

  Kermit Says... believes in the power of treating people, regardless of the color of their skin, religion, class, ability, or age, with kindness, love, and respect. We believe that we each have a responsibility to stand up against injustice, discrimination, inequality, inequity, and bullying in all of its forms. While our views may be… Continue reading Kermit Says: We are an Uprising of Love

Wellness Wednesday: Self-Care for Activists

In less than one week since the inauguration, Trump has taken action to repeal the Affordable Care Act, defund Planned Parenthood and sanctuary cities, build a wall along the US-Mexico border, and approve the controversial Dakota Access and Keystone Pipelines. In the wake of one of the largest protests in recent history, Trump's decisions serve… Continue reading Wellness Wednesday: Self-Care for Activists

Tuesday Tunesday: Songs for a Revolution

Tired feet marched on hard concrete. Colorful and condemning signs took up more space than bodies. Chants and passionate pleas for justice, freedom, and equality competed against honking cars and opposing views. These are the sounds of a revolution. It's oftentimes unpleasant. It's both time and energy consuming. It's never easy, but most things that matter never are. As… Continue reading Tuesday Tunesday: Songs for a Revolution

Motivational Monday: Answer the Call

Have you ever heard of American scholar Joseph Campbell's "The Hero's Journey"? No? Well, follow me for a minute. Campbell suggests that we live in an ordinary world and are then called to adventure because of some sort of pressure or challenge. We then refuse the call because of fear, anxiety, uncertainty, or possible danger.… Continue reading Motivational Monday: Answer the Call

Kermit Says: Safely March for Justice

  With the end of one presidential administration and the beginning of another, stress, anxiety, fear, and frustration are at an all-time political high. While some will choose to process this transition by themselves or with loved ones, others plan to take it to the streets and protest in various marches all around the world.… Continue reading Kermit Says: Safely March for Justice