A New Culture Emerges

Issue 16  Winter 2001
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Cultural breakthroughs—from creativity to freedom to justice. Winter 2001.
Earth Charter

Citizens worldwide are drafting and signing a declaration of responsibility and interdependency.

The New Solidarity

Steelworkers and forest activists forge a new kind of alliance: one that values forests and jobs.

The Great Community of the Earth

At a special event held during the UN Summit for Religious and Spiritual Leaders in August, Thomas Berry told these stories of our common dreams for the Earth

Garden of Simplicity

Simplicity is the new mantra for the overworked, over-stressed, and over-cluttered, and for those who want to lighten their impact on the Earth. The author of the classic book on voluntary simplicity says the ways to simplicity are many ...

Freedom's Sacred Dance

Two elders of the southern Freedom Movement share stories of "veterans of hope" who found courage in their spirituality and commitment to justice and democracy.


"No one started this worldview. No one is in charge of it, no orthodoxy is restraining it." -Paul Hawken