God’s Politics: Direct Action in An Election Year

Regular readers of The Everyday Awakening know that one of the spaces from which I’ve learned to imagine a new society in the shell of the old is our prisons. I rarely talk about US prisons these days without quoting Jimmy Carter’s op-ed from the New York Times last year, in which he called mass [Read More…]

A Bridge to the Green Movement

I’ve written here about the urban gardens movement that I see now almost everywhere I go these days. (Our friends at MSA are tracking this movement, too). Most of the time, these gardens are being planted by the new-comers to our nation’s abandoned inner-cities. That’s certainly been the case here in Walltown. But I was [Read More…]