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Resource Guide for Life-Long Learning
by Heather Purser
Resources to help you take back your education.
Regenerating Our Learning Commons
Shikshantar presents Udaipur, India as a learning city.
Matt Damon on Facing History
Matt Damon recalls when a Holocaust survivor spoke to his Facing History and Ourselves class when he was in middle school.
Roadtrip Nation
Let Road Trip Nation open your eyes
The Tragic Gap: Between Idealism and Cynicism
by Parker Palmer
Parker Palmer on how to move from what is to what we know to be possible.
We Are All Responsible for Making Health Care a Right
by David Scheiner
Uninvited from a White House forum, President Obama's former doctor says it's time to give single-payer health care a fair hearing.
What We Need Is Each Other
by John McKnight
No matter how hard they try, our very best institutions cannot do many things that only we can do.
Mali's Gift Economy
by Beverly Bell
In Mali, one of the most cash poor nations in the world, "dama" or the gift economy is thriving.
People We Love :: Chris Goodman
by Kim Nochi
In defense of a good education.
Sherman Alexie, How Do You Dare to Tell the Truth?
by Heather Purser
A young native writer’s ambush interview with Sherman Alexie throws her into a whirlpool of unanswerable questions about tribal loyalty, silence, and healing.
Marshmallows and Gratification
A TED talk by Joachim de Posada.
Anthropology 101: How to Change the World
by Tom Murphy
Professor Tom Murphy wanted his students to reconnect with nature. Now, they work beside farmers, fishermen, wastewater technicians, environmental groups, and Native American leaders through an award-winning service learning program.
You Are Brilliant, and the Earth is Hiring
by Paul Hawken
The Commencement Address by Paul Hawken to the Class of 2009, University of Portland, May 3, 2009
Would Obama’s Mother be Amazed?
by Fran Korten
Would Barack Obama’s mother be amazed that her son is president of the United States? Fran Korten knew his mother, and she doesn’t think she would be.