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About Jamie Heckert

Jamie Heckert, PhD, is an Integral Yoga teacher, counsellor, organiser and scholar. Co-editor of Anarchism & Sexuality (Routledge) and contributor to numerous books including Queering Anarchism (AK Press), he is also widely appreciated for speaking on the resonances between spirituality and politics, love and freedom.

Articles by Jamie Heckert

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Alex Sakalis, Editor

Alex Sakalis is associate editor of openDemocracy and co-edits the Can Europe Make It? page.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

How I learned to let go and be myself

I was bullied in school for not fitting in, while at home my father abused alcohol to cope with his pain. I learned there is something wrong with some people. To avoid this trap of authority, we must allow for the queer and glorious differences between us.

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