Tips for Being An “Ally”

July 14, 2015

Being a good ally is not as simple as some think, and you don’t get to automatically call yourself an ally to a certain population. The only people who can define who is an ally is the people from that group–otherwise you get a lot of “allies” defending their own offensive behavior because, don’t worry, they’re ‘allies.’”

Read the article, “Being a good ally is an ongoing process” by Allison Pierce, on NOW’s Say It Sister blog.

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Lē Isaac Weaver
Lē Weaver identifies as a non-binary writer, musician, and feminist spiritual seeker. Their work draws attention to: the ongoing trauma experienced by women and LGBTQIA people in this “Christian” society; Christ/Sophia’s desire that each of us move deeper into our own practice of non-violence; and the desperate need to move away from an androcentric conception of God.