The State of Things
11:17 am
Mon July 8, 2013

Why Do Political Activists Burn Out?

Claudia Horwitz of Stone Circles teaches activists to engage in a spiritual practice.
Credit www.stonecircles.org

Founder of Stone Circles, Claudia Horwitz, talks about her work teaching organizers how to lead more sustainable lives

Claudia Horwitz was a young political activist who worked to raise awareness around hunger and homelessness.  She found a high burn-out rate among activists she worked with it. Through her career, Claudia saw people drop out of political organizing for a variety of reasons, such as exhaustion, lack of progress, illness and addiction.  

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The State of Things
11:51 am
Fri May 31, 2013

A Celebration Of Spirituals At The Hayti Heritage Center

100 Men in Black Male Chorus
Credit http://www.100mib.org/

Six members of the 100 Men In Black Chorus perform live in our studio

Wednesday, June 5th, the Hayti Heritage Center in Durham is hosting a celebration of spirituals with acclaimed author Ashley Bryan and the 100 Men in Black Male Chorus.

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