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  • Publisher : Hachette Go
  • Release : 28 September 2021
  • ISBN : 9780306847219
  • Page : 256 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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Waking Up to Our Capacity to Transform Ourselves and the World As we become more aware of various social injustices in the world, many of us want to be part of the movement toward positive change. But sometimes our best intentions cause unintended harm, and we fumble. We might feel afraid to say the wrong thing and feel guilt for not doing or knowing enough. Sometimes we might engage in performative allyship rather than thoughtful solidarity, leaving those already marginalized further burdened and exhausted. The feelings of fear, insecurity, inadequacy are all too common among a wide spectrum of changemakers, and they put many at a crossroads between feeling stuck and giving up, or staying grounded to keep going. So how can we go beyond performative allyship to creating real change in ourselves and in the world, together? In The Wake Up, Michelle MiJung Kim shares foundational principles often missing in today’s mainstream conversations around “diversity and inclusion,” inviting readers to deep dive into the challenging and nuanced work of pursuing equity and justice, while exploring various complexities, contradictions, and conflicts inherent in our imperfect world. With a mix of in-the-trenches narrative and accessible unpacking of hot button issues—from inclusive language to representation to "cancel culture"—Michelle offers sustainable frameworks that guide us how to think, approach, and be in the journey as thoughtfully and powerfully as possible. The Wake Up is divided into four key parts: Grounding: begin by moving beyond good intentions to interrogating our deeper “why” for committing to social justice and uncovering our "hidden stories." Orienting: establish a shared understanding around our historical and current context and issues we are trying to solve, starting with dismantling white supremacy. Showing Up: learn critical principles to approach any situation with clarity and build our capacity to work through complexity, nuance, conflict, and imperfections. Moving Together: remember the core of this work is about human lives, and commit to prioritizing humanity, healing, and community. The Wake Up is an urgent call for us to move together while seeing each other’s full and expansive humanity that is at the core of our movement toward justice, healing, and freedom.

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The Wake Up

The Wake Up
  • Author : Michelle MiJung Kim
  • Publisher : Hachette Go
  • Release Date : 2021-09-28
  • ISBN : 9780306847219
DOWNLOAD BOOKThe Wake Up

Waking Up to Our Capacity to Transform Ourselves and the World As we become more aware of various social injustices in the world, many of us want to be part of the movement toward positive change. But sometimes our best intentions cause unintended harm, and we fumble. We might feel afraid to say the wrong thing and feel guilt for not doing or knowing enough. Sometimes we might engage in performative allyship rather than thoughtful solidarity, leaving those already marginalized

Wake Up: Why the world has gone nuts

Wake Up: Why the world has gone nuts
  • Author : Piers Morgan
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2020-10-15
  • ISBN : 9780008392628
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The Sunday Times Number One Bestseller It’s time we get back to common sense. It’s time to cancel the cancel culture. It’s time to Wake Up. If, like me, you’re sick and tired of being told how to think, speak, eat and behave, then this book is for you.

Wake Up Grateful

Wake Up Grateful
  • Author : Kristi Nelson,A Network for Grateful Living
  • Publisher : Storey Publishing, LLC
  • Release Date : 2020-12-04
  • ISBN : 9781635862454
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Kristi Nelson, executive director of A Network for Grateful Living, unlocks the practice of living gratefully in a challenging world, with reflections, daily exercises, and life-changing perspective for discovering the gifts of gratitude.

Don't Wake Up

Don't Wake Up
  • Author : Liz Lawler
  • Publisher : Bonnier Publishing Fiction Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2017-05-18
  • ISBN : 9781785770586
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'Mind-blowing. It kept me guessing from the beginning to the end' Reader review * * * * * The pitch-black bestselling psychological thriller for fans of Friend Request by Laura Marshall and I Am Watching You by Teresa Driscoll. Alex Taylor wakes up tied to an operating table. The man who stands over her isn't a doctor. The choice he forces her to make is utterly unspeakable. But when Alex re-awakens, she's unharmed - and no one believes her horrifying story. Ostracised by her colleagues,

When I Wake Up

When I Wake Up
  • Author : Joanna Liu,Ming Liu
  • Publisher : Mascot Books
  • Release Date : 2016-12-06
  • ISBN : 1631779990
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"What will I do tomorrow? I'm a little curious..." This delightful bedtime story provides a whimsical take on everyday activities. Capture the magic of childhood fun and let your little one's imagination run wild.

The Wake-Up Call

The Wake-Up Call
  • Author : John Micklethwait,Adrian Wooldridge
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2020-09-15
  • ISBN : 9780063065314
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"[An] executive summary of modern political history studded with sweeping assertions and telling anecdotes." -- The New York Times Book Review "Thought-provoking." -- Kirkus Reviews “A shot in the arm...powerful.” -- The Financial Times "The Wake-Up Call, refreshingly concise and eminently readable, highlights how the modern crisis of governance compounded the challenges of the pandemic." -- Bloomberg "The Wake-Up Call argues that Covid-19 has exposed not just one president's shortcomings but a much more profound degeneration of governance dating

How to Wake Up

How to Wake Up
  • Author : Toni Bernhard
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2013-08-19
  • ISBN : 9781614290674
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Intimately and without jargon, How to Wake Up: A Buddhist-Inspired Guide to Navigating Joy and Sorrow describes the path to peace amid all of life's ups and downs. Using step by step instructions, the author illustrates how to be fully present in the moment without clinging to joy or resisting sorrow. This opens the door to a kind of wellness that goes beyond circumstances. Actively engaging life as it is in this fashion holds the potential for awakening to a

Wake Up to Sleep

Wake Up to Sleep
  • Author : Charlie Morley
  • Publisher : Hay House, Inc
  • Release Date : 2021-10-26
  • ISBN : 9781401963217
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From work-related stress to the serious effects of trauma, this book teaches practical techniques to achieve the best possible sleep. Struggling with restless nights? Achieve better sleep with this scientifically verified, holistic approach to healing stress and trauma-affected slumber. Inspired by his work with military veterans, sleep expert Charlie Morley explores how to combat the harmful effects of stress and trauma in order to achieve restful sleep and healing dreams. This guide shares more than 20 body, breath, sleep and dreaming