The Top 10 Things I Have Learned as a Ph.D. Student
1. Everything I have been taught is a lie, or at least an illusion. 2. Wisdom and understanding are more important than knowledge....
“When I dream alone, it is just a dream. When we dream together, it is the beginning of reality.” –Brazilian proverb
Muses surround and inspire us. They are within us. Through our intentions and interactions, we have the power to inspire personal and political change.
The purpose of The Activist’s Muse is to:
Expand our individual and collective understanding of progressive ideas to provoke conversation and change within the progressive community
Examine my personal experience through a social and political lens
Enhance critical thought with curiosity, creativity, and compassion
Connect and build community among progressive leaders/activists around the world
This blog is my playground and laboratory. Everything that I write is intended to be the beginning of a conversation, not an ending. I invite you to play and explore with me.
“Every sentence I utter must be understood not as an affirmation, but as a question.” — Niels Bohr