Political Action & Spirituality

In what ways can spirituality bridge divided political lines? How can people of faith resist, work with, help, re-imagine, or challenge governments in helpful and sustainable...

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Ashley Coleman: Correcting Misconceptions

Ashley Coleman, Adult Education Coordinator for the Nashville International Center for Empowerment, corrects several misconceptions about Tennessee's...

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TIRRC: Breaking the Silence

Pratik Dash, campaign organizer for the Tennessee Immigrant and Refugee Rights Coalition, speaks about breaking the silence through empowering people to...

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TIRRC | Empowering Immigrants & Refugees

Ashley Coleman, Adult Education Coordinator for the Nashville International Center for Empowerment, discusses the importance of supporting immigrants...

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Pratik Dash: "They're Having Their Voice Heard"

Pratik Dash, campaign organizer for the Tennessee Immigrant and Refugee Rights Coalition, highlights the resilience of Tennessee's immigrant community...

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Elections and Voting: Finding Home in Our Share...

Refugees and immigrants talk about the importance of our shared humanity, specifically in light of the election and the importance of voting.

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Stacy Rector: Faith and Politics

Rev. Stacy Rector, Executive Director of Tennesseans for Alternatives to the Death Penalty shares her thoughts on the connection between faith and...

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Ashley Coleman, Adult Education Coordinator for the Nashville International Center for Empowerment, corrects several misconceptions about Tennessee's refugee and immigrant communities.
11 months ago
Reflections
The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows is a web series that coins and defines new words for strangely powerful emotions. Watch their video for the word “sonder” and use the accompanying prompts for personal reflection.
11 months ago
Encounters
Ashley Coleman, Adult Education Coordinator for the Nashville International Center for Empowerment, corrects several misconceptions about Tennessee's refugee and immigrant communities.
11 months ago
Guided Paths
Pratik Dash, campaign organizer for the Tennessee Immigrant and Refugee Rights Coalition, speaking about empowering individuals through voting and breaking the silence of injustice.
11 months ago
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Breaking the Silence

Use some of these tools in order to break the silence in your local community, especially around voting and immigrant and refugee rights.
11 months ago
Reflections
The poet Audre Lorde wrote these powerful words in order to press the importance of speaking. Say these words silently in your hears, then say them aloud. Listen to yourself speak. Reflect upon your own fears and the fears of others.
11 months ago
Encounters
Pratik Dash, campaign organizer for the Tennessee Immigrant and Refugee Rights Coalition, speaks about breaking the silence through empowering people to vote and stand up for the other.
11 months ago
Guided Paths
Ashley Coleman, Adult Education Coordinator for the Nashville International Center for Empowerment, discusses the importance of supporting immigrants learning and becoming knowledgeable of their communities.
11 months ago
Reflections
Reflection on hospitality, relationship, and community.
11 months ago

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