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Recent Posts

The Pandemic We Wasted

What do you remember about the first days of the pandemic? I remember going to three grocery stores with a rising sense of dread as

Republicans’ Jesus-less Christianity

Have you ever noticed that nearly all Republican politicians claim to be Christians—but they never mention Jesus or his teachings? I have. Pay attention the next time

Five Ways to Carry Trauma Well

These are heavy days. Our bodies and brains aren’t equipped to carry the kind of elevated urgency we’re immersed in and to hold the scale


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