Witches Conference focuses on self-empowerment

Witches Conference focuses on self-empowerment

If you consider yourself a witch, if you’re curious about witches, or even if you’re trying to shake the stereotype of a witch that modern-day society peddles, the Midwest Witches Conference might be for you. In its second year, the Conference is coming Oct. 19, and...
Veterans for Peace continues their timeless effort

Veterans for Peace continues their timeless effort

    Earlier this year, Air Force veteran Daniel Hale learned he may face 50 years in prison for giving information about weaponized drone attacks to a reporter.     Two hundred years ago, Quaker Seth Laughlin was tortured by his fellow Americans when he refused to...
The anti-woman vibe of witch hunts

The anti-woman vibe of witch hunts

Cheryl Weatherford Being a practitioner of witchcraft has been a part of my life since I was a young girl. I always found comfort in the earth, singing in the rain, soaking up the sun, and  cleansing my spirit with warmth and light. Today, I continue to educate...
Yogis who defy stereotypes share their joy

Yogis who defy stereotypes share their joy

    Fields of Yogis is coming Aug. 23-25, and this year, the festival’s message is, yoga is for everyone. Check out Lindsey Flannery’s look at some yoga practitioners who defy the stereotype she describes below, and how this ancient practice aids in their...