Conversation Café :: Guidelines

The conversation café agreements sound a bit like what one should have learned in kindergarten about getting along with the other kids. They are guidelines for participating with others in group settings so there’s freedom for all, not a free-for-all.

Can We Talk?

Conversation Cafés Show Us How

We are Farmers Not Gardeners

The farm in South Central Los Angeles has been bulldozed but the farmers, tree-sitters, and community supporters remain determined to reclaim the land.

Shelter from the Storm: an interview with Reverend Lee T. Wesley

For the Reverend Lee T. Wesley, whose Baton Rouge congregation helped shelter 500 displaced New Orleans residents, the flood washed up more than the detritus of a city. The receding waters revealed hard truths about poverty and racism.