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Fear

In this section: Power & Liberation Creating Liberation Exercises on Power Anti-Oppression Resources “Where there is fear – there is power” Starhawk Fear is “expectation with alarm” Fear is a normal, instinctive response to a perceived threat Fear is largely based on pondering a possible future or the what-if’s of the past, whereas the power to make change is in the present. Fear is often a little voice inside you head that wants you to avoid things that are uncomfortable – confrontation, speaking in public etc. That little voice can create monsters in your imaginations Fear has a physiological base. There are chemicals in our head that stimulate three primary fear reactions – crying, freezing or aggressive response....

posted on: May 13, 2009 | author: organizingforpower