The privilege issue

Issue 24, Winter 2011

Issue 24

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How do we acknowledge our privilege(s) without getting stuck in guilt in shame? Unfortunately, there is no step-by-step guide. But this issue attempts to generate ideas, hold each other accountable, and all the while fumble for love.

  • Regulars
  • Turn outward, listen, fumble for love
    Melanie Dennis Unrau 6
  • Letters 8
  • Sinner's corner: my gluttonous tendancies
    Margot Starbuck 12
  • Pastor's wife takes hubby to church
    Carrie S. Martin 14
  • The soapboxer: the sound of white
    Nicholas Klassen 15
  • Poetry
  • instinct
    Melanie Dennis Unrau 28
  • Caledonia
    Ken Babstock 34
  • Civilization 1
    Joe Gurba 54
  • Culturosities
  • Exterior designer builds 'green' couch
    Will Braun 16
  • Twelve months of biblical womanhood, an interview
    with Rachel Held Evans 17
  • Old Geezers: Curtis Mayfield, 'The Preacher'
    Shad 18
  • Auto Acolyte 19
  • Naming our privilege
  • A walk in the dim valley
    Will Braun 22
  • The Crusades: Then and Now
    Bre Woligroski 24
  • The way the cookie crumbles
    Sarah Morice Brubaker 26
  • Wastelands of our privilege
    Benjamin Hertwig-Jaksch 29
  • The expectation gap
    Cate Glass, with Annie Glass 32
  • Entitlement, huh, wha?
    Suzanne Pringle 33
  • Isn't privilege just for white people?
    Chenequa Walker-Barnes 35
  • Rebel-mother-priest-activist: A homily
    Emilie Smith 36
  • Healing can come from the land
    Sanday Scott, in collaberation with Josiah Neufeld 40
  • Staying put: resisting missional mobility
    Gabriel Solano 44
  • Racist cucumber
    Will Braun 47
  • Behind the activist celebrities is a league of great women
    Katie Toth 48
  • The stones we carry
    Dee Dee Risher 50
  • Steps to decolonize the white mind and soul
    Tammerie Day 51
  • Privilege is a megaphone I lend to the poor
    Samantha Baker Evens 52
  • A tool to help dodge guy-centric cinema 53
  • Moving up, coming out, moving on
    Jerome Stueart 56
  • The art of bathing
    Janna Payne 59
  • Some principles for white anti-racist work
    Tammerie Day 60
  • Experiments
  • Criss-cross country carbon sabbath
    with Scott Claassen 62
  • Cycle-in cinema 63
  • Handmade light bulbs 64
  • My year-long internet fast
    Christina Cook 64
  • Experiment failure: the compost toilet
    Marie Curran 65
  • Civil Disobedience
  • Tarred and arrested
    Evan Peters 66
  • Subversion meets submersion
    Sean Ledwich 67
  • 40-foot inflatable missle protest 67
  • Occupy wall street
    Christopher Petkau 68
  • Italian town stands up to Rome
    Christopher Petkau 69
  • Midwest rising
    with Paul Kim 69
  • News
  • Heal America, tax Wall Street 70
  • Food fight! 70
  • Evangelical school cancels breakfast with Bush
    Will Braun 71
  • 'Protest chaplains' shepherd movement's spiritual side
    Jack Jenkins 72
  • Reviews
  • Strange negotiations
    Kurt Armstrong 74
  • Harnessing the soul for the marketplace
    Joshua Petkau 75
  • Captivity: 118 Days in Iraq and the Struggle for a World Without War
    Will Braun 75
  • Red Heat: Conspiracy, Murder, and the Cold War in the Caribbean
    Julienne Isaacs 76
  • A fun book on the devil
    Kurt Armstrong 77

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