Valerie Brown

Valerie Brown is of Afro-Cuban descent and is a Dharma teacher in the Plum Village tradition founded by Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh. She is completing her forthcoming book, Braver Things: Fearless Living for Broken-Open, Pulled-Apart, and Turned-Upside-Down Times.

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How to Fight Injustice Without Hating

Based on Thich Nhat Hanh’s teachings of engaged Buddhism and the Plum Village tradition, this course offers practices to help ground ourselves amid the negativity and injustice that we face. From a peaceful center, you’ll discover how to skillfully respond to strong emotions that may arise while engaging in social causes.

By Valerie Brown

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