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Notes From a Pilgrimage
by Fran Korten
Fran Korten makes a pilgramage to see the Dalai Lama
Episcopal Power And Light
by Tracy Rysavy
An interview with Sally Bingham
Find Your Strength
by Kevin Fong
Working in the Hyphen combines the East Asian theory of the Five Elements with Western concepts of leadership.
Curitiba: Story of a City
by Bill McKibben
Curitiba, Brazil, is drawing attention around the world not for its beauty or cultural amenities but for its solutions to ecological and human problems that have left other cities in despair.
Book Review: Coming Back to Life by Joanna Macy and Molly Young Brown
by Roberta Wilson
The Other Side of Freedom
by Vicki Robin
Is the freedom we have in the West to do as we please, to make enough money to distance ourselves from our families, to have fewer and fewer challenges to our comfort and our control over our lives, really freedom?
Stopping the Big Boxes
by Doug Pibel
stopping Wal-Mart
Universal Education
by John Taylor Gatto
A former New York teacher of the year, John Taylor Gatto, says real education is about learning wisdom, self-reliance, culture, and leadership, not fitting kids in the economy's pigeonholes
Book Reviews: Getting a Life: Real Lives Transformed by Your Money or Your Life, by Jacqueline Blix Book Reviews: Getting a Life: Real Lives Transformed by Your Money or Your Life, by Jacqueline Blix
by Natalie Pibel
Making Peace Between Religions
by Sarah Ruth van Gelder
Spiritual leaders from 50 countries call for an end to violence in the name of religion.
Compassion the Radicalism of This Age
by Michael Nagler
Michael Nagler on the connection between compassion, quarks, biodiversity, and nonviolence.
Politics And Re-enchantment
by Harland Cleveland, Marc Luyckx
Can a transmodern mindset open the way to a new conversation among nations?
Healing Into Action
by Cherie Brown, George Mazza
Simple ways to reach across ethnic, racial, and other divides.
Drama Behind Bars
by Zoot
Can an actor and playwright bring discipline and racial harmony to inmates of California's toughest prisons? Zoot helps prisoners in his drama program transform into "Urban Legends"
The Overspent American
by Sarah van Gelder
How might Americans get free of the mind-numbing cycle of overwork and overconsumption? Sarah van Gelder invited author Juliet Schor to discuss this question with leaders of the voluntary simplicity and downshifters' movements Cecile Andrews - John de Graaf - Duane Elgin -Vicki Robin - Betsy Taylor - Wanda Urbanska
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