Julie Gammack first published this piece on her Substack, Julie Gammack’s Iowa Potluck.
No, it’s not just another new building. It is a liberation movement.
Usually, a dedication to a new building isn’t big news except for those with a personal stake in the construction. Ribbon-cutting ceremonies are pro forma events that give those involved a deserved acknowledgment. Funders show up to congratulate one another.
Last Saturday, August 20, was all of that, but oh, so, much more.Continue Reading...