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READ ↠ RATITECHNOLOGIES.CO.ZA Ç Kai Cheng Thom FREE READ ´ I Hope We Choose Love: A Trans Girl’s Notes from the End of the World Kai Cheng Thom Ç 1 FREE READ Essays on love mercy and forgiveness as political values in these polarising times by the acclaimed trans poet and prose writer Kai Cheng ThomWhat can we hope for at the end of the world What can we trust in when community has broken our hearts What would it mean to pursue justice without violence How can we love in the absence of faith In a heartbreaking yet hopeful collection of personal essays and prose poems blending the confessional political and literary Kai Cheng Thom dives deep into the uestions that haunt social movements today With the author's characteristic elouence and honesty I Hope We Choose Love proposes heartfelt solutions on the topics of violence complicity family vengeance and forgivenessTaking its cues from contemporary thought leaders in the transformative justice movement such as Adrienne Maree Brown and Leah Lakshmi Piepzna Samarasinha this provocative book is a call for nuance in a time of political polarisation for healing in a time of justice and for love in an apocalypse Easily the best thing I ve read in agesAbout life as a trans woman life as an activist life as a member of a marginalized groupAbout how to achieve accountability responsibility justice and healing within and without the LGBT and radical left communitiesIt s so optimistic and hopeful and intelligent and full of life just the sort of thing we need right nowAs she put it in a recent article We cannot control the length of our lives but we can choose which parts of us survive in the choices we make Compassion or cruelty Generosity or greed And in choosing to care for each other in choosing our best selves we can develop the skills we need to give birth to a better worldLet s find out who we are

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I Hope We Choose Love: A Trans Girl’s Notes from the End of the World

READ ↠ RATITECHNOLOGIES.CO.ZA Ç Kai Cheng Thom FREE READ ´ I Hope We Choose Love: A Trans Girl’s Notes from the End of the World Kai Cheng Thom Ç 1 FREE READ Essays on love mercy and forgiveness as political values in these polarising times by the acclaimed trans poet and prose writer Kai Cheng ThomWhat can we hope for at the end of the world What can we trust in when community has broken our hearts What would it mean to pursue justice without violence How can we love in the absence of faith In a heartbreaking yet hopeful collection of personal essays and prose poems blending the confessional political and literary Kai Cheng Thom dives deep into the uestions that haunt social movements today With the author's characteristic elouence and honesty I Hope We Choose Love proposes heartfelt solutions on the topics of violence complicity family vengeance and forgivenessTaking its cues from contemporary thought leaders in the transformative justice movement such as Adrienne Maree Brown and Leah Lakshmi Piepzna Samarasinha this provocative book is a call for nuance in a time of political polarisation for healing in a time of justice and for love in an apocalypse I don t know who exactly to recommend this to I read it as someone following the author for some years on Twitter and trying to figure out their own relationship with gender and identity But the book and the author are not defined by being trans or by being diaspora it s not some manual on how to exist as part of some imagined monolithic group Sometimes it is deeply personal sometimes it is much broadly contemplative I cried at times reading it other times I felt a knot in my stomach as I got angry it brought a lot to bear than I had expected As I said at the start I don t know who exactly to recommend this to but I do recommend it

READ ↠ RATITECHNOLOGIES.CO.ZA Ç Kai Cheng Thom

READ ↠ RATITECHNOLOGIES.CO.ZA Ç Kai Cheng Thom FREE READ ´ I Hope We Choose Love: A Trans Girl’s Notes from the End of the World Kai Cheng Thom Ç 1 FREE READ Essays on love mercy and forgiveness as political values in these polarising times by the acclaimed trans poet and prose writer Kai Cheng ThomWhat can we hope for at the end of the world What can we trust in when community has broken our hearts What would it mean to pursue justice without violence How can we love in the absence of faith In a heartbreaking yet hopeful collection of personal essays and prose poems blending the confessional political and literary Kai Cheng Thom dives deep into the uestions that haunt social movements today With the author's characteristic elouence and honesty I Hope We Choose Love proposes heartfelt solutions on the topics of violence complicity family vengeance and forgivenessTaking its cues from contemporary thought leaders in the transformative justice movement such as Adrienne Maree Brown and Leah Lakshmi Piepzna Samarasinha this provocative book is a call for nuance in a time of political polarisation for healing in a time of justice and for love in an apocalypse There s really nothing to be said than what some of the online reviewers have already said but truly as a ueer PoC working in the not for profit industrial complex this body of work spoke to me on so many levels challenging me to think and rethink our movement It s also clearly written from a place of such empathy for the author to have gone through so much she really does choose love and hope we do so too