Mia Mingus on Small Seeds

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Mia Mingus’‪ Living Bridges Project blog post on small victories titled Small Seeds:

'[…]After over a decade of working to build transformative community responses to child sexual abuse, I know that small victories can have the greatest impact and continue to be our markers of progress. They are small guideposts that we can use to get through the worst of the storm. A compass for where we want to go next.[…]’

Mia is a Just Beginnings Collaborative Fellow. Read more here

Mia Mingus on Confronting Privilege

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Mia Mingus' crystal acute clarity about the work that must be done in oppressed and marginalized communities. Oppression and marginalization are not just occurring from the outside.


For many Black/People of Color, the harm doers are ALSO in our families of origin and our chosen communities. They, too, have been harmed and are often unable or unwilling to examine the ways that they harm. However if this excruciatingly painful and relentless work doesn't happen, our communities will never be liberated.