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Rest Is Resistance: A Manifesto

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***INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER***

Disrupt and push back against capitalism and white supremacy. In this book, Tricia Hersey, aka The Nap Bishop, encourages us to connect to the liberating power of rest, daydreaming, and naps as a foundation for healing and justice.

What would it be like to live in a well-rested world? Far too many of us have...show more

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224 pages

Average rating: 7.37

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iz.ra
Jan 18, 2023
7/10 stars
A daring homily that identifies the root of our restlessness: capitalism and white supremacy. Hersey shares personal stories from their childhood as well as their experience within the grind culture. For me, I think I would have better absorbed their way of writing if I listened to an audiobook version. Still an important read to dismantle our traditional views of rest (that it has to be earned, that it's dispensable, etc.)

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