#38-19 Non-Defensive Communication … Taking the War out of our Words

Defensiveness is an automatic response that keeps conversations at the level of power struggle. Sharon Ellison has suggestions for quitting

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#36-19 Spiritual Politics of Marta Benavides … Grassroots organizing vs oligarchy in El Salvador

Marta Benavides’s parents were an indigenous healer and a bureaucrat. She grew up Catholic, was recruited to the Baptists, and

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#33-19 Union Democracy … Diana Kilmury and the Teamsters

Labor unions are starting to gain more recognition internationally as a legitimate element of a functioning economy. To be effective

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#28-19 Railroad to the Green New Deal …Getting out of our issue silos and working together for all is the way

The Green New Deal is a concept that has been percolating for more than a dozen years, but this year

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#22- and #23-19 From Danger to Dignity … The Fight for Safe Abortion Parts 1 & 2

WINGS #22- and #23-19 comprise a two-part radio documentary adapted from the film From Danger To Dignity: The Fight for

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#21-19 Politics as Unusual … UN, EU, Guatemala Parliament – women bring new issues to the table

Bringing new issues to the political table is a lot of work. Three stories about progress made: (1) On June

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#15-19 Climate Crisis Youth … Greta Thunberg and Kelsey Juliana speak frankly to adults

Greta Thunberg’s speech to the French National Assembly on July 23rd 2019, and Kelsey Juliana’s keynote address to the Pacific

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#12-19 The Finnish Election: through a feminist, leftist lens

The Finnish national election of April 2019 saw a rollback of the previous rightwing coalition government and a surge for

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