This is the age of the cleanse. Juice cleanses, colon cleanses, the master cleanse, sugar detoxes, the coffee enema all claim to rid the body of toxins, poisons, pollutants, the unwanted and the unseen. But the work is bigger than our bodies.
Toxins fill our air, our landscape, our government, our media, our periphery, our interior, our exterior, our unconscious. We are made not only of what we eat, but of what we collectively consume...
Settler Colonialism/Capitalist Globalization/Neoliberalism/Anti-Environmentalism
Climate change is the fault of the Koch Brothers ; prisons are birthed out of a strategic exception in the 13th Amendment; police magnetize their bullets to Black bodies ; the Courts are stacked; conservatives are out of touch ; The Complicity Cleanse uses the format of a 21-day cleanse to begin the lifelong work of reducing our complicity in the triumph of patriarchy , sexism, xenophobia, heterosexism, racism, classism and the victory lap of conservatism.
After you sign up, you will be sent a "menu" that contains a daily dose of information, resources, questions, actions, challenges-- little things to do every single day. The idea is to create a platform of presence in order to forge habits that divest our complicity from the mechanisms of oppression.