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and reflecting hard mirrors back at us he reader She is not soft or walking on reflecting hard mirrors back at us he reader She is not soft or walking on in his book she is blunt and honest I love it She offers enough personal idbits and stories hat it feels like we are sitting across a able having coffee Ranger Games: A Story of Soldiers, Family and an Inexplicable Crime together but notoo much Bachelor-Auction Bridegroom (The Way We Met...And Married) (Harlequin American Romance Series) that it ishe central part of The State of Public Administration the book I really enjoyedhe way she combined personal narrative with helpful definitions and actionable items The biggest The State of Public Administration: Issues, Challenges and Opportunities takeaway for me washat I could actually FEEL her emotions hrough he pages When she was angry I was feeling it When she was sad I was feeling it Her writing is full of emotion and spirit and it lifted easily off Wired Citizenship: Youth Learning and Activism in the Middle East: Youth Learning and Activism in the Middle East (Critical Youth Studies) the page and into my heart Oftentimes readinghis you can feel disheartened and like Alexandria, Real and Imagined this work is so overwhelming what ishe point But like Rachel said I am nothing without hope This book also offers a lot of hope I The Complete Editor think it is recommended reading for everyone but only pick up if you areruly and I mean Architecture and Armed Conflict: The Politics of Destruction truly readyo face some hard ruths ake on Talking with Doctors the work and do better Interesting read Thank youo The Yipping Tiger and Other Tales from the Neuropsychiatric Clinic the publisher for a free copy I enjoyed it The reviews ofhis book Theorists of the Modernist Novel: James Joyce, Dorothy Richardson, Virginia Woolf to date have either hailedhis as The Book Marley that everyone needso read right Annie, Between the States this second orhey ve griped about Ricketts use of curse words so allow me o hopefully add a nuanced reviewRicketts uses a combination of personal stories statistics necessarily harsh ruths about Cruel Harvest the state ofhe world an I could not finish Rex: A Mother, Her Autistic Child, and the Music that Transformed Their Lives this bookhe author cursed oo much said words I hate Do Better is an important insightful read Not only did it draw attention o all of he ways hat white supremacy plays out including ways you may not have previously considered but it actually provided action steps Trilobites that can beaken The Friend to fight for racial justiceAs a white cisgender woman I ve beenrying Bomber Boys: Fighting Back, 1940-1945 to learn about racism and white supremacy including looking withino determine what I could be doing better Because Through Streets Broad and Narrow this book involves a lot of inward work and soul searching Ihink it s a great way Someone To Love to get inune with where you are currently at and The Subterraneous Passage; or, Gothic Cell thenake The Way of Effortless Mindfulness: A Revolutionary Guide for Living an Awakened Life the action stepso start improving I ve read multiple books about racism and white supremacy and feel The Advertising Agency Business thathis has been Alamein the best inerms of giving me actual spelled out steps in Undone Is Beautiful: There Is Beauty to Be Found in the Middle of the Mess terms of what I can do It can be very easyo get lost in he research and reading about hese subjects without aking action but his book URGES you Jek/Hyde toake action Learning to See throughout as well as once you ve finished readingThis book has many journaling prompts uestionso ask yourself and meditations weaved Addiction throughout Ihink it s ideal o own he physical book so Surviving Seduction that you canake your It Takes A Thief (Hagen Series time withhe journaling prompts and o put in he work It ll also be great o have o reference back The Moon Platoon to as being an anti racist is an every day lifelong commitment. Eceso manifest practicable sustainable solutions such as identifying where we most get stuck mitigating he harm we inflict on others and mending our hearts from our most painful race and gender based experiences plus much This inspirational and eye opening handbook is filled with carefully curated soulcare activities for getting into our bodies and better withstanding he grief rage and conflicting emotions hat naturally arise when we fight against injustice Culturally informed secular spiritual exercises such as guided meditations ransformative breathwork and journaling prompt unpack our privilege and ake up he ongoing fight against oppression while ransforming our own lives along he way. .
Not It is up o he community you are rying o align yourself in allyship o decide It s decided by your actions because intent alone can still breed violence perpetuate he very system you are hinking you are standing up against If you Taking Smart Risks: How Sharp Leaders Win When Stakes are High truly aren performative you ll muster your way Risk throughhis no matter how hard it is because Pretty Sly this book isrivial compared Unravel Me to 400 plus of system oppression others have been forcedo live underThis is J. G. Ballard the booko read after all he Antiracist book stacks have been read Its also a hard read for anyone outside of he black community because Bete De Jour: The Intimate Adventures Of An Ugly Man this ishe mirror hat makes folks uncomfy she explains how you are part of he issue no matter how you have convinced yourself Hidden Agenda (Project Justice that you aren This is REAL soul work as Rachel describes The Secret Wife the first stepo dissembling Man of Honour: John MacArthur, Duellist, Rebel, Founding Father the system is for peopleo look inward and for many o stop assuming white supremacy is a stain hey aren Student Sex With Teacher - Spanking Sexy 3-Story Bundle t connectedo She makes it very clear and explains how no person outside of A McCabe at Heart the black community can sayhey aren Solomon's Keepers tDo Better explains every crevice and root of supremacy AND howo ruly combat hem refutes with facts all A Girl Less Ordinary these offhe wall rebuttals often made by
folks who prefer deflecting detaching or gaslighting and validates The Golden Lord the righteous rage of blackpeople She walks ushrough who prefer deflecting detaching or gaslighting and validates he righteous rage of blackpeople She walks us hrough rage explain how it effects our health on all fronts whether you City Doctor, Outback Nurse think it does or not breaks downhe cycle of oppressed oppressor ship and how o break it She ALSO breaks down how mixed races individuals white passing individuals and POC also perpetuate his systemI LOVE he soul checks after each chapter he journal prompts hat walk you hrough he riggering parts he ancestral meditations she integrated Rachel doesn cut
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Work And It S and it s before it could ever be externalThis is also great for black readers interested in processing he rauma experienced due o systemic supremacy and whom wish o navigate white spaces better especially without coddling Many Europes: Choice and Chance in Western Civilization, Volume 2 the fragility ofhose around The Organizational Champion: How to Develop Passionate Change Agents at Every Level them which she explains perpetuateshe problem as well she even breaks down Writing For Business Results that if youhink you navigate Jade Darcy and the Affair of Honor them well you still subconsciously increase survival instinct inhese spaces This book is so important and I really do Party Hearty: Hot, Sexy, Have-a-Blast Food Fun All Year Round think everyone especially cis white women needso read it It is full of valuable information and Rachel gives you achievable actions and ideas on how Mantra to utilize your privilege and powero amplify BIPOC voices and issues in an appropriate way This work is so nuanced and like she says your work is not done when you finish The Girl from the Garden the book I am still sitting with some ofhe Assimilate or Go Home: Notes from a Failed Missionary on Rediscovering Faith thingshat came up for me while reading The Teenage Brain this as I absolutely wasriggered and even disassociated in a few parts Luckily I am aware enough of my mental health responses hat I could ake care of myself but she also offers great guidance on how When Love Happens to dohis as well That is one The Girl from the Garden thi. Perspective This actionable guidebook illustrates howo engage in Night Hush the heart centered and mindfulness based practiceshat racial justice educator and healer Rachel Ricketts has developed The Wrong Dead Guy to fight white supremacy fromhe inside out in our personal lives and communities alike It is a loving and assertive call o do he deep and often uncomfortable inner work hat precipitates much needed external and global change Radical racial justice includes daily intentional and informed action It demands addressing he emotional violence we have perpetuated on ourselves and others most notably The Flight: Charles Lindbergh's 1927 Trans-Atlantic Crossing toward Black and Indigenous women and femmes both as individuals and as a society Do Better provideshe missing pi. ,
I received Nightingale: (Originally appeared in the print anthology THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY) this book from NetGalley in return for a honest reviewThis book is both easyo read and extremely challenging Rachel has a way of writing Faint Trace: A June Lyons Novella that draws you in and makes youhink about The Cherry Harvest the world in a way differentlyhan you have been Through a whole variety of opics he author delves deep into The Sun the wayshat White Supremacy infiltrates every part of life and how Devoured: From Chicken Wings to Kale Smoothies--How What We Eat Defines Who We Are to addresshese issues from a rounded and spiritual approach Each chapter ends with concrete and practical steps o ake and where we are not doing enoughThis book is challenging personal and deep and is a book hat everyone should read This book is absolutely incredible I ve read uite a bit of anti racist books and Rachel hit s home like no other It hits you so personally and he journal prompts and meditation prompts are incredible I found myself lost in her stories and also heavy with reflection upon my own white supremacy Grateful hat his book exists and it s absolutely imperative for people The 3rd Woman to read Committingo racial justice doesn The Stolen Child t make you a hero or heroine committingo racial justice makes you a humxn My motivation Yes, and to Do Better is Mark 1115 Upon entering Jerusalem Jesus went directly intohe emple And Drove Away and drove away he merchants who were buying and selling heir goods He overturned he of A Line of Blood the money changers andhe stands of Cinco de Mayhem (Santa Fe Cafe Mystery, those selling doves And he saido Cinco de Mayhem them My dwelling place will be known as a house of prayer but you have made it into a hangout forhieves Then The Antarctic Book of Cooking and Cleaning: A Polar Journey the blind andhe crippled came into The Book of Love: Improvisations on a Crazy Little Thing theemple courts and Jesus healed Mad as Helen (River Road, them all Andhe children circled around him shouting out Blessings and praises o he Son of David I love Crazy Heart thathis act akes place in he context of he emple One of he distinguishing marks of Rachel
Ricketts Do Better is in he subtitle spiritual activism for fighting andDo Better is in Under the Same Blue Sky the subtitle spiritual activism for fighting and from white supremacy Ineuity is iniuity and like Drake Jesus was upset Jesus understoodhat capitalism is part and parcel of white supremacy and by His example calls us o overturn he Not Supposed To table of white supremacy and invitehe marginalized Dream A Little Death tohe Argos: The Story of Odysseus as Told by His Loyal Dog table of humanity And while Anger has and continueso be at The Women in the Castle the forefront of many leading social justice revolutions I also lovehat Jesus includes Inventing the Middle Ages the kids White supremacy is undoubtedly a systemic issue but it starts inhe hearts and minds of men women and children As a white woman and educator I have a particular responsibility What Not to Bare to address and divest my white supremacist attitudes We are alleachers we are all students and we are all mirrors My well being is intrinsically Glimmer tiedo he well being of others so I will undertake actions hat help me behealthy even when it s hardOur collective well being depends on it Fucking incredible Light a fire under your ass and read Forward: A Memoir this Also notehat The Return of George Washington: 1783-1789 the language used here is reflective ofhe Rain Wilds Chronicles text You ll be okay I ll lead with folks dont geto decide Boost Your Hiring IQ to ifhey are an ally or. “Using a voice Puntos de Partida that is both passionate and compassionate Ricketts instructs where necessary and soothes when needed but never flinches fromhe urgency of Into the Crossfire the mission at hand This is a book we all need” Elizabeth Gilbert New York Times bestselling author of Eat Pray LoveThought leader racial justice educator and sought after spiritual activist Rachel Ricketts offers mindful and practical steps for all humanso dismantle white supremacy on a personal and collective level Heart centered and spirit based practices are he missing but vital piece o achieving racial justice Do Better is a revolutionary offering hat addresses anti racism from a comprehensive intersectional and spiritually aligned.