Lately, I feel the movement pushes us into these binaries and false choices. Do we want to go deep or do we want to get to scale? Do we want to win or do we want to experiment? I want us to build power to have it all.

This comes up less when we are fighting bad things and more when we are actually trying to go on offense and fighting for what we want.

Fortunately, the words of movement elders are always helpful. One OG reminded me that if I don’t like the situation, we can “create our own context.”….