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By Pattrice Jones

Aftershock is set the true struggle opposed to terror--the
struggle for a global within which not anyone lives in worry of atrocities
perpetrated through humans. each day, those that push opposed to violence
and injustice or pull for peace and freedom needs to face their very own fears. Many
activists additionally needs to fight with "aftershock," the actual and emotional
reverberations of scary, scary, or differently traumatizing
experiences continued during their activism.

This ebook is for
aftershocked activists and their allies, in addition to for individuals and
organizations that perform high-risk activism. It comprises functional information
for participants, enterprises, and groups, in addition to info
about how nerve-racking occasions impact bodies and

Aftershock explores the tradition of trauma that folks
have created via our violent exploitation of the Earth, different animals,
and each other. so long as we proceed to perpetrate such violations, we
will by no means absolutely heal our personal aggravating accidents. This booklet, for this reason, is
for survivors of all types of trauma, for therapists who deal with trauma, and
for someone who hopes to lessen the quantity of terror within the world.

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