Systemic racism, poverty, militarism, environmental destruction and related injustices are connected. Stand up to save health care, fight racial gerrymandering, take a knee to call for reform against systemic racism; it makes my head spin. Sometimes I don’t know what to do but I do know action works, as in the many defeats of healthcare repeal has shown.
But these are not small problems and they are not isolated. What is the big picture solution? Where should I focus my energies? I believe Dr. Rev. Barber is a part of a campaign that has the answer, the Poor Peoples Campaign.
I invite you to find out more about it. It may calm you. It did me.