It is In a time of crisis that our convictions are tested. Not when things are easy and theoretical. In this crisis we know that drawing on compassion and community is how we will all survive.
Compassion and a strong sense of community justice is how minorities like women, first nations peoples, migrants, LGBTIQ+ have always survived.
Australia has never been good at dealing with the truth. Our history is built on mysoginy, racism and thievery. And in the last 100 year we have continued to force ourselves on to the environment by singing, it logging it, polluting it, scorching it.
I am quietly excited about the seeds that are being laid down now. And to see how they grow over the next 6-12-24 months.