Our understanding of innocence, guilt, victims, and criminals shapes the worlds we are able to build. New books by Mariame Kaba and Harsha Walia pry open political possibilities.
Patty Krawec is an Anishnaabe Ukranian writer and speaker, co-host of the podcast Medicine for the Resistance, and host of the online book club Ambe: A year of Indigenous reading. For sixteen years Patty was an active member of her union local. Her work now centers on examining history for the stories we were not told and providing people with the tools they need so that they can, even with only one other person, disrupt the places they inhabit so we can all be free. You can find her at www.daanis.ca.