Brooklyn Deep Third Rail

Third Rail Eps 3: Health and Care when Community Organizing


Matt Birkhold: Executive Director, Brecht Forum (Shut its doors May 2014)
Deesha Narichania: Director of Programs, Girls for Gender Equity 


1. What is your self-care policy?
Inspiration: "How About “An End to the Activist Martyr Complex?” by Spectra Speaks

2. Holding Space for Healthy Communities
Inspiration: The Brecht Forum hosted a panel called, “What do we mean when we say privilege, ally and comrade?” During the program, there was a confrontation between two panelists. The Brecht made National news over this, and since they have worked to heal organizationally.

3. "Tell em why you mad" Roundup