Your power is in your story. Systems change hinges on our ability to articulate our stories. These are the messages of grassroots organizing.
We are cultivating community. Even in the isolation of physical distancing, we are learning how community sustains us and gives us strength beyond ourselves. Figurative ham bones are flying all over the place, and our connections and relationships are expanding and maturing.
I remember canvassing during the 2012 election on Pueblo’s east side and coming across two houses that had been disconnected from electric power.
The fall of 2019 will go down in history as another chapter in the Chile Wars, pitting New Mexico’s Hatch green chile against Colorado’s Pueblo green chile.