Adrienne Maree Brown

adrienne maree brown is the author of Emergent Strategy: Shaping Change, Changing Worlds; Pleasure Activism: The Politics of Feeling Good; We Will Not Cancel Us: And Other Dreams of Transformative Justice; co-editor of Octavia’s Brood: Science Fiction from Social Justice Movements; cohost of the podcasts How to Survive the End of the World and Octavia’s Parables; and founder of the Emergent Strategy Ideation Institute.

From Adrienne Maree Brown

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When we are engaged in acts of love, we humans are at our best and most resilient… If the goal was to increase the love, rather than winning or dominating a constant opponent, I think we could actually imagine liberation from constant oppression.

Reading | By Adrienne Maree Brown | April 19, 2024 | From WorshipWeb
Tagged as: Community, Freedom, Leadership, Love, Oppression, Wisdom, WorshipWeb, Worship

Visionary fiction and poetry from bestselling author adrienne maree brown. Part of the Emergent Strategy Series.

Book | By Adrienne Maree Brown | From inSpirit: The UU Book and Gift Shop
Tagged as: Gratitude, Healing, Love

Pleasure is one of the ways we know when we are free.

Reading | By Adrienne Maree Brown | August 5, 2022 | From WorshipWeb
Tagged as: #BlackLivesMatter, Body, Direct Experience, Humanism, Joy, Secular, Self-Care, Sexuality, WorshipWeb, Worship

adrienne maree brown and Sonya Renee Taylor create an unforgettable and transformational experience of journaling your way into your most authentic self. 2022 General Assembly Featured Speaker...

Book | By Adrienne Maree Brown, Sonya Renee Taylor | From inSpirit: The UU Book and Gift Shop
Tagged as: Acceptance, Journey, Self-Care, Transformation, Wholeness, Worth, Personal Inspiration

Part of the Emergent Strategy series 2022 General Assembly Featured Speaker...

Book | By Adrienne Maree Brown | From inSpirit: The UU Book and Gift Shop
Tagged as: Activism, Conflict, Social Witness Process, Communication, Social Justice

Since I was a kid, I have had a penchant and passion for my touch on my body. This was sometimes shameful, sometimes wonderful, and deeply private from fairly early on, as I received messages from family and neighbors that it wasn’t “right.” It has only been as an adult, as i have witnessed...

Reading | By Adrienne Maree Brown | January 30, 2021 | From WorshipWeb
Tagged as: #BlackLivesMatter, 1st Principle (Worth & Dignity), Anti-Oppression, Beauty, Belief, Body, Direct Experience, Self-Care, Self-Respect, Sexuality, WorshipWeb, Worship

Cancel culture addresses real harm...and sometimes causes more. It’s time to think this through 2022 General Assembly Featured Speaker...

Book | By Adrienne Maree Brown | From inSpirit: The UU Book and Gift Shop
Tagged as: Activism, Anti-Oppression, Anti-Oppression, Social Justice

The harder things are to say, the more necessary they are to say.

Quote | By Adrienne Maree Brown | September 29, 2020 | From WorshipWeb
Tagged as: Conflict, Direct Experience, Discernment, Prophetic Words & Deeds, Relationships, Respect, Responsibility, Trust, Truth, WorshipWeb, Worship

Pleasure reminds us to enjoy being alive and on purpose... Pleasure—embodied, connected pleasure—is one of the way we know when we are free. That we are always free. That we always have the power to co-create the world. Pleasure helps us move through the times that are unfair, through grief and...

Quote | By Adrienne Maree Brown | February 15, 2020 | From WorshipWeb
Tagged as: 1st Principle (Worth & Dignity), 4th Principle (Truth & Meaning), Beauty, Body, Direct Experience, Humanism, Joy, Love, Prophetic Words & Deeds, Secular, Self-Care, Self-Respect, Sexuality, Spiritual Practice, Wholeness

How do we make social justice the most pleasurable human experience? How can we awaken within ourselves desires that make it impossible to settle for anything less than a fulfilling life? 2022 General Assembly Featured Speaker...

Book | By Adrienne Maree Brown | From inSpirit: The UU Book and Gift Shop
Tagged as: Social Justice

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