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|The Millennial Moment
by David Korten
A possible story of a just, sustainable, and compassionate millennium
Young activists organize millennial events for a sustainable future. HEIDI and MOLLY SOULE on "Rethinking the Millennium"
A Time of Shouting!
The coming Jubilee year is the right time to forgive Third World debt, say an activist group of Christians -- ALICE SPEERS and MARIE DENNIS among them
HARDIN TIBBS describes two main scenarios for the coming years: catastrophe or transformation
A Global Gathering
by Mark Dubois
Global, decentralized, interconnected events could make the millennium a transformative time.
Start with a Gift
DOUG PIBEL on millennium gifts.
VICKI ROBIN provides a proclaimation template -- also called a mad lib
Millennium Tool Kit
Ideas, connections, and resources for making millennial events happen
At Century's End
How might you write the story of your life at the turn of the millennium? HILLEL SCHWARTZ has some suggestions
Heart & Soul
JOHN and MYLA KABAT-ZINN talk to Sarah van Gelder about the spiritual art of parenting
Sense of Place
"At-risk" youth find healing in restoring an ecosystem, despite mixed responses from adults, writes HEIDI WERBER
Business & Livelihood
Compassion & Business
ANITA RODDICK tells of her experience as head of the Body Shop and her efforts to make it green and progressive
DONELLA MEADOWS finds a group of wealthy people organizing for greater fairness -- for everyone
Fast Track -- Dead End
A coalition of greens, farmers, small business, labor, and civil rights groups put a halt to Fast Track legislation; FRANCES KORTEN tells how they did it