Mindful Eating for the Beloved Community

Mindful Eating for the Beloved Community

Mindful Eating for the beloved community Essays curated by alex askew Through powerful storytelling and thoughtful analysis, the essays in Mindful Eating for The Beloved Community explore the historical and cultural shifts that have affected the way we eat. These...
Still the Promised Land

Still the Promised Land

Still the Promised Land by Natwar Gandhi Natwar Gandhi began life in a dusty Indian village that had no paved streets, no electricity, no telephone and no running water. When he was 17, his father put him on a train to Mumbai in hopes that he might find work and send...
Disrupting Whiteness

Disrupting Whiteness

Disrupting Whiteness Talking with White People About Racism by Drick Boyd In recent years, many white people have become awakened to the reality of racism at all levels of American society and the need for significant social change. Yet, the majority of white people...
…and purpose in life

…and purpose in life

...and purpose in life by Ward Allan Yont Ward Allan Yont is serving a life sentence for a murder he committed in 1993 while under the influence of methamphetamine and in the midst of a psychotic break suffered after his mother died in a freak accident. Ward’s first...
They Carried Us

They Carried Us

They Carried Us The Social Impact of Philadelphia’s Black Women Leaders by Allener M. Baker-Rogers & Fasaha M. Traylor Meet some of Philadelphia’s fiercest black women leaders. They range from the first black woman known to be born in Philadelphia (1694)—who ran...