raise (one's) consciousness

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raise (one's) consciousness

To increase one's awareness or understanding of one's own needs or the needs of others. Traveling abroad really raised my consciousness about the plight of the poor around the world.
See also: raise
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Thanks for making a contribution toward raising our consciousness in this important matter.
The notion of filmmakers raising our consciousness is something we endorse.