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Changing the World with Your Grief: Prophetic lament as the beginning of social activism

Changing the World with Your Grief: Prophetic lament as the beginning of social activism

There is no mistaking our world is full of things gone wrong.

A hurricane sweeps through the Caribbean and Southeastern United States, and most of us follow news sources which talk mainly about a few dozen American deaths, with a passing mention of more than 800 deaths and devastation in Haiti.

Thousands of children die every day from dirty water in underdeveloped areas around the world, and I am more distraught when my Internet service disconnects for two hours.