In these past couple weeks I have marched, I have picketed, I have written and called my representatives unlike ever before. Clearly, I’m not the only one. I’ve gotten emails from a number of people wondering how to turn their activism into a sustainable family activity, how to turn their acts of protest into continued good for their communities, and how to keep up energy for the long haul.
I have been involved with community causes my whole life, and while until now I wouldn’t have described myself as an activist, I have observed a few trends that have made my own work more lasting. Here are a few ways I think we can make activism part of our personal and family culture – no matter the political climate.
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