Post #GCSA15: 5 things Adventist Millenials can do after the General Conference

Originally posted on Cross Culture Christian:
It. Is. Finished. Now what? These are 5 things that you and I can do in light of, and in response to, what has happened. 1) Speak up. Even Twitter didn’t see it coming – the interactive contribution of SDA millennials across the globe displaying the most effective use… Continue reading Post #GCSA15: 5 things Adventist Millenials can do after the General Conference

“What is the Meaning of a Woman?”: Rape Culture and the Mind of a Rapist

*Trigger Warning* The following piece contains graphic descriptions about sexual assault which may be triggering to survivors. “Many people grow up thinking girls are less important than boys.  And because she is less important, you can do whatever you like with her.” – Sheila Dixit, Delhi Chief Minister (1998-2013), in her explanation for the prevalence of rape … Continue reading “What is the Meaning of a Woman?”: Rape Culture and the Mind of a Rapist

In their words: What residential school survivors told the Truth and Reconciliation Commission

Originally posted on Global News:
Warning: Some readers may find this content disturbing. Alongside 94 recommendations, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission released a volume of harrowing tales some survivors shared about their time at residential schools. Through the voices of some of the 6,2000 former students the commission spoke with, the 260-page book details the abuse, the neglect and… Continue reading In their words: What residential school survivors told the Truth and Reconciliation Commission