My second post on the Pagan Activist blog. This is my post for Imbolc, the Celtic day of celebration for the goddess Brigid. One of the things she rules is inspiration. I talk about how activists can be more inspiring and less snooty. Of course I tie it into veganism, but it applies to just about any cause you're passionate about.
"Recently I took a road trip to the Smokey Mountains with a group of friends. On our way back to the cabin after sightseeing the driver said, “Oh is this the street?” and made a wrong turn. Another friend in the back seat started to berate him for about five minutes. Which is actually quite a lot if you’re on the receiving end, or stuck in the car listening to it. He probably felt justified in the rant because the driver should have known better." [...]