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Pagan librarians rescue books, preserve history | The Wild Hunt

Gypsy Sorcery and Fortune Telling by Charles Godfrey Leland [New Alexandrian Library].

Thanks to two Pagan-centric institutions — the New Alexandrian Library, located near Georgetown, Del., and the Adocentyn Research Library, a similar enterprise located in San Francisco’s East Bay — Pagans and the general public alike now have access to thousands of Pagan, metaphysical, and esoteric books and periodicals, including rare and out-of-print works. Both libraries continue to accept donations of Pagan and Pagan-related books.

Source: Pagan librarians rescue books, preserve history | The Wild Hunt

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Weekend protests by Christian groups unite local Pagan communities | The Wild Hunt

Philadelphia Pagan Pride Day

The weekend saw two unrelated Christian protests: one at a Pagan store in North Carolina and one at Philadelphia Pagan Pride Day.

Source: Weekend protests by Christian groups unite local Pagan communities | The Wild Hunt

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Wiccadelphia — Student Spotlight with Maya Arthur | Penn Current

Photo by Mark Stehle

WITCHING HOUR: Along with her friend Kenna O’Rourke, Arthur is the co-host of the iTunes podcast “Witching Hour,” in which they discuss contemporary witches in modern times, the idea of a witch, what witches mean for femininity and womanhood, and how witches are portrayed in pop culture. “We watch really old ’80s movies about witches, like ‘Teen Witch,’ and talk about that, or a H. P. Lovecraft short story about a witch,” she says.

Source: Wiccadelphia — Student Spotlight with Maya Arthur | Penn Current

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Going Viral on Samhain #WhatWitchesLookLike | The Wild Hunt

TWH — As the sun rose on Oct. 31 and the Halloween frenzy crested, a viral social media campaign appeared, generating hundreds of responses on Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr ,and Twitter. Using hashtag #whatwitcheslooklike, people from around the world posted photographs of themselves wearing no religious ritual wear, costumes, or other atypical clothing for their personal lifestyle. The goal was to combat popular fictional witch stereotypes by demonstrating what real, modern Witches actually look like.

http://wildhunt.org/2016/11/going-viral-on-samhain-whatwitcheslooklike.html

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Guest Column: Political Magick and the Spiritual Duty of Citizenship | The Wild Hunt

Goddess Columbia [By Sean Shapiro / Wikimedia]

[With only one week away from the final election day in the U.S., we invited Dr. Gwendolyn Reece, a Washington D.C. Witch and Priestess, to share her thoughts on the interplay between politics and magic. Through our guest writers, The Wild Hunt is able to offer perspectives and viewpoints beyond tha

Source: Guest Column: Political Magick and the Spiritual Duty of Citizenship | The Wild Hunt

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The Wild Hunt Fall Fund Drive 2016 | Indiegogo

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Source: The Wild Hunt Fall Fund Drive 2016 | Indiegogo

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Hecate and the Crossroads of Choice | The Path of She | The Agora | Patheos.com

“Time is running out.” Hecate says, “Be fearless. Choose love. By your choices, and those of your human kin, your destiny and that of your Earth home will be decided.”

Source: Hecate and the Crossroads of Choice | The Path of She | The Agora | Patheos.com

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Building Pagan Temples and Infrastructures: Part One | The Wild Hunt

Building a Pagan temple or employing full time clergy may be easier, and more difficult,  than people think. It appears that if you have a core group of three to five devoted people willing to dedicate at least ten years of their life and to make monthly donations, your dreams of Pagan infrastructur

Source: Building Pagan Temples and Infrastructures: Part One | The Wild Hunt

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How to Take Action with #StandingRock

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Source: Gwendolyn Reece – Gwendolyn Reece shared Elizabeth Bast’s post.

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Pagan Solidarity with Standing Rock – Action Network

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We, the undersigned groups and individuals of the Reclaiming Tradition and other Pagan Traditions, stand in solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux Nation, the Lakota people, and all Indigenous Peoples who are fighting to preserve and protect their homes and lands. We stand in solidarity with all who declare these things sacred: clean water and air, verdant forests, meadows, prairies and wetlands, and ways of life that honor people over profit.

Source: Pagan Solidarity with Standing Rock – Action Network

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