Blog posts about "Power"


A Walk Through the Field of Power

Inner Activist faculty member, Camille Dumond provides a glimpse into the conversations we will be having at Conscious Use of Power in a couple weeks.

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The Privilege of Doing Inner Work

As these summer months come to an end and the Inner Activist gears up for our upcoming offerings, our staff Jorge Salazar and Tahia Ahmed reflect on the lessons they have learned about doing their work from the inside out.

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Everywhere I go, there I am: Tahia Ahmed Joins the Inner Activist Community

I frequently think about the insidious ways that oppression and violence consumes the energy we need for inner work – both the inner work needing to be done in our communities and the inner work we need to do on ourselves.

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Thank you 2017!

What a tremendous year of learning. As I complete my first year as Project Director, what I feel the most is grateful. 

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Revamped and ready to rock: Why Conscious Use of Power is needed now more than ever

Global meets local meets personal. It's time for each of us to rethink how we address power, oppression and marginality.

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Why should I care about my social identity?

As change makers, knowing our social identity is fundamental to understanding our relationship with power and how we can work consciously and effectively with power to create change.

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Shaping strong allyship skills

I know I can always be learning how to be a more effective ally.

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Why I invest in my employees' well being

The returns are so much greater that I would have imagined.

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Gender equity is about more than numbers

Inner Activist faculty, Natasha Aruliah, joined the CBC at their Vancouver studios early March 8, 2016, International Women's Day.

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The birthplace of passion and growth

I am a firm believer in being the change I want to see in the world, and my experience has shown me that everything is an opportunity for growth.

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