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The golden rule, Hopi-style

In Hopi mythology, Spider Grandmother appears as either an old woman or a common spider. She is appreciated for her wisdom, medicinal remedies and plain-spoken advice. The following conveys her earthiness and spiritual pungency: “Don’t go around hurting people. And try to understand things.”

The nascent feminine

Competition won’t give up without a fight. But beneath the howling and fouling, a new spirit of collaboration has been germinating.  Anouchka Grose: “Co-operative grassroots resilience is surely the best, kindest and most interesting future we can plan for.”