The Blog

Conversations and Tools  About More

What’s going on in Myanmar?

What’s going on in Myanmar?

Maybe you saw that bizarre video of a middle school PE instructor in Myanmar doing her exercise routine as a pack of black SUVs and military vehicles fill the frame behind her. As she dances, they make hard, fast turns and pull up to a barricade. All of this happens...

Carrying Resilient, Anchored Hope

Carrying Resilient, Anchored Hope

These days I’ve been thinking about hope. Considering our current reality as a country and world, I feel like it’s pretty obvious why. We are a people driven by fear and shame and power. We elbow our way into rooms and conversations, seeming to be unafraid of who or...

Eyes up

Eyes up

The seasons are changing here in Chicago. The trees are nearly bare—the ground covered in browning leaves. Last week, the sun warmed our city to nearly 75 degrees, and the next day, gusts brought in a cold front. Today on my run, the wind chill dipped to 19 degrees,...