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It's Time to Talk: Ending Burnout in Movements for Social Change

By Justin Haaheim

We cannot build a thriving future out of burnout and exhaustion.

We cannot build a thriving future out of weary hearts, tired minds and burnt out bodies.

But we’re certainly trying to, by the looks of it.

I know this from my work as an organizer in the climate movement — because that’s how I was doing it. That’s how we all were doing it.

If you ask a climate movement organizer what’s in the way of achieving climate stability and a just future for all, they might say the power of Big Oil, deadlocked politics in Washington, or the lack of economic incentives …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green