Yoga Trash Talk and Self-Righteous Crusading: Wasting Time While the World Burns

“The world is in crisis. This isn’t the time to be endlessly bashing pretty yoga babes for being too commercial, or policing the Internet to bully those who aren’t hewing to your “right view” of the-one-and-only “authentic yoga.” This is a time to work with the resources we’ve been gifted to foster connection, healing, and growth.”


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Pain and Yoga: A Personal Perspective

Lately my social media feeds have been buzzing with controversy over issues of pain, and its real and proper relationship to yoga.


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“Mindful Work”: Drowning social ethics in a sea of neoliberal niceness (book review)

“Mindful Work conveys the taken-for-granted neoliberalism of someone who’s been thoroughly socialized into the politics of the post-Reagan and Thatcher eras, in which “there is no such thing as society.””


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Yoga & Social Awareness: the YSC & YBIC coming together to create change

What, if anything, do the “yoga service” and “yoga and body image” movements have in common?


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Yoga Selfies on Instagram: Reflections of a Curious Onlooker

I’m surprised to find myself feeling OK about the yoga selfie craze. While I have no desire to participate, I see a lot of positive developments and possibilities in it. And the problems is has exist everywhere; yoga on Instagram didn’t create them.


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