Recent events have called me to a make a post about resistance and witchcraft. Witches, historically, are rebels and warriors against injustice. So it’s only natural that we take a stand now. We cannot allow another genocide to take place. This post will include not just magical stuff, but also practical advice on protesting, safety and being an ally.
Tools of the Trade//
- Posters and Picket Signs
- Activism Patches, Buttons and T-Shirts
- Stay Informed.
- Educate Yourself and Others.
- Spread Accurate Information.
- Donate! Money, Time, Energy, Whatever you can give.
- Sign Petitions
- Attend Marches and Protests
- Vote Any Chance you have to Vote.
- Practice Protest Safety.
- Practice Cyber Security.
- Do not Speak over the Oppressed, Support them.
- Cast Wards to Protect Protestors.
- Curse Nazis.
- Protest Safety 101
- Cyber Security 101
- Keep Fighting, but Take Care of Yourself First: Action Resources
- How to Call your Reps when you have Social Anxiety
- How to Organize a Student Protest
- How to Protest when you have Social Anxiety
- Marching Isn’t the Only Way to be an Activist
- The Disability March: A Virtual Protest
- 5 Ways to Protest When You Can’t Attend a Rally
How You Can Help//
- Support Standing Rock and NODAPL
- Help Refugees
- Support Black Lives Matter
- Support Planned Parenthood
- Donate to Organizations that Combat Hate Groups
- Help the Environment, Science and Education
- Educate Yourself about Cultural Appropriation and Cultural Erasure
- How to NOT be an Ally: The Women’s March from an Indigenous Perspective
Resisting as a Witch//
- To White Americans Witches and Pagans, from a Native Witch.
- Why Witches Should be Planting Trees! OneTreePlanted.
- Crystals for the Resistance
- How to Write Spells
- How to Create Emoji Spells
- How to Create Sigils
- Chaos Magic: The Witch on the Offense
- Cursing 101
- Usagi’s Disguise Pen Glamour
- Hotaru’s Silence Wall Ward
- Zakuro’s Confidence Cuff Bracelet
- LOTR Spells: Wards, Curses, etc.
- Skyrim Shouts: Easy Word-Spells
- Horror Movie Inspired Curses