"I had no idea Martin Luther King was a radical!" These shocked words were spoken to me this weekend after an activist training I'd been running in Sydney. I had the privilege to be part of the Make Poverty History "action lab" -- a "teach-in" for 15 young anti-poverty activists chosen from each state of Australia.
What do Cornel West, Rita Nakashima Brock, Carol Rose, and Onleilove Alston have in common?
I'm impressed by several things. One being people who love well and whose presence disarms in such a way that others can be received as they are.
This video from "Just Salvos Live" is a great initiative from the Salvation Army in Australia that intros young peeps to some of the issues that surround how climate change affects the poorest of p