The elephant in the non-room – the need to be with each other in the flesh

[Dear reader, I have written this piece in response to my experience of social distancing through lock down, and the bizarre effect that this form of isolation has on my being. I see this isolation from one another as a continuation and concentration of broader processes of atomization [1], and felt the need to spend … Continue reading The elephant in the non-room – the need to be with each other in the flesh

XR: Do you love the world enough to help build a broad-based movement?

They say, ‘go big or go home.’ As some people know and others don’t, before XR was XR, it was called Rising Up! [1] - a small handful of activists interested in systems change, drawing on history and experimenting with methods that could bring us closer to getting systems change to happen. For about 18 … Continue reading XR: Do you love the world enough to help build a broad-based movement?