Posts Tagged ‘sixth great extinction’

How it all comes together now: the meaning of ‘New Creation’ after Orlando

Posted June 14th, 2016 in Blog, Featured 2 Comments

Do we need any more signs that this work is urgent – the work of re-creating how humans live within this planet? Because right now things are not going well. The name of this non-profit, and the work that falls under its umbrella, is not just some attention-getting catch-phrase. It is a mission. And we […]

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Momentous times…so, now what?

Posted June 30th, 2015 in Blog, Featured, Zine Comments Off on Momentous times…so, now what?

The world is undergoing huge transitions, momentous change on every front – culturally, ecologically, economically, socio-politically. How do we move through such tumultuous times? In community…inclusive, diverse, resilient, culturally creative communities.

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Why I don’t like the “game over” language

Posted June 25th, 2013 in Blog, Featured Comments Off on Why I don’t like the “game over” language

“Game over for the planet” is a message of despair. What happens if the game is not over, and the world we are moving into, the hotter more depleted world, is one in which we will need to learn how to live all over again? “… it’s time to unleash our visionary best, and our most unselfish best. It is time to look upon the era coming as one of the biggest transitions in human evolution.” How do we want to approach such a time?

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Egypt, Bahrain, Libya, Yemen, Madison, Climate

Posted February 20th, 2011 in Blog, Featured Comments Off on Egypt, Bahrain, Libya, Yemen, Madison, Climate

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: So, what do all these things have in common? Right, big disruptions, big upheavals, signs of the times expressed in the unpredictable and uncontrollable,  the angry, the responses of ‘natural forces’ (for we, too, are nature) to great stresses built over time. The world is changing. We are […]

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