This video will likely only make sense if you are familiar with , , and the .
Calculating for is deeply spiritual and practical. We need cash to fuel the transition from this violent world system to what comes next. Most of us — — need cash to cover rent, food, and basic utilities. Yet cash has its own energetic signature.
We have every right to be angry: the bones of our ancestors are kept in closets and museum displays, and we keep losing people to the prison industrial complex: means all of our families everywhere, from to .
Our wealth has been stolen and hoarded and loaned out as at crazy interest rates. . . .
And then we have the question of legal structures under colonialism, racism, and capitalism. Who “owns” what according to the feds and banks, and how do you see yourself receiving reparations?
For example, do you welcome ? Would you accept a gift from a whose money was made via the weapons industry but they feel bad now, years later, while still living a lavish existence? Or, do you need a cleaner conscience such that you’ll only accept money from folks who give money donations anonymously, meaning you don’t need to deal with their energy or even know their name.
Once you know that bit, it is time to focus on how much you need and who can give what.
We have more than enough to share and repair the damage of centuries, indeed millennia, of , , and . First, we have ourselves, our broken, beautiful selves. We are more than enough. We always have the radical capacity to heal and .
Yet we also have the real deal of this time: intense that is personal, communal, ancestral, and systemic. Our trauma is also deeply ecosystemic: .
As if ’s being on strike isn’t scary enough, we have people in our hoods, pueblos, , schools, and jails who are armed to the teeth. Really, for a lot of us, war isn’t an abstraction or elsewhere. .