Upcoming Events For Creating Change

We would like to invite you to check out two upcoming events the FIC is co-sponsoring: The Farm in Summertown, Tennessee will be Celebrating 45+ Years of Community with its Sustainability and Community Conference May…

Race, Privilege and Our New Gift Economy Model

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It’s Not Just the Curtain: Crossing the Class…

Excerpted from the Spring 2018 edition of Communities, “Class, Race, and Privilege”—full issue available for download (by voluntary donation) here. Our short hallway is divided in the middle by a curtain that hangs from ceiling to…

Combating Racism, One Community at a Time

Excerpted from the Spring 2018 edition of Communities, “Class, Race, and Privilege”—full issue available for download (by voluntary donation) here. “Where are all the people of color?” This question has come up frequently at gatherings during…

4 New Digital Books for Instant Reading

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Class, Race, and Privilege in Intentional Community

Excerpted from the Spring 2018 edition of Communities, “Class, Race, and Privilege”—full issue available for download (by voluntary donation) here. In my first year as a co-owner of Heart-Culture Farm Community’s land, I was shocked to…

I’m Not a Racist, But Racism Is In…

Excerpted from the Spring 2018 edition of Communities, “Class, Race, and Privilege”—full issue available for download (by voluntary donation) here. A few years ago I attended a film showing at a restaurant in Durham, North Carolina.…

Together Resilient: On Class & Race – Half…

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