Chicken Noodle Soup for the Millennial Activist Burnout
Chicken noodle soup has no end goal, so it’s difficult for me to understand why it’s worthwhile when I think everything needs to have a purpose or a set of measurable steps to follow.
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The work to undo mass incarceration must address the unique experiences, barriers, and pain of justice-involved women and girls.
For far too long, the voices of women have been pushed aside for politicians’ personal interests. At Platform, we give women megaphones. Keep reading to learn about what women are really saying.