Tag: Society

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Jeremy Narby

"This is perhaps one of the most important things I learned during this investigation: We see what we believe, and not just the contrary; and to change what we see, it is sometimes necessary to change what we believe."


"Nonetheless, gazing out the train window at a random sample of

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Gedanken zu Ursache und Wirkung

Frage nach Chancen und Lösungen der "Corona Pandemie" - Gedanken zu Ursache und Wirkung

English translation

Ich würde gerne einige Gedanken teilen, die eventuell dabei helfen neue Antworten zu finden oder auch neue Sichtweisen auf die Ursachen, die aus meiner Sicht viel tiefer liegen als in der aktuellen Politik, der

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Ideas on Cause and Effect

Question about opportunities and solutions of the "Corona Pandemic" - Ideas on cause and effect

Deutsche Übersetzung

I would like to share some ideas about the causes of the circumstances in the world we live in today, which in my view are much deeper than current politics, media coverage or

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Defamation

“It used to be a universally accepted axiom that the Palestinian Israeli conflict is an intractable and immovable impasse of epic proportion. Its Sisyphean nature cemented its reputation as an insoluble focal point of hatred and endless violence. Such universal truths, of course, derive their power and resonance from within

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Wendell Berry

"The Peace of Wild Things

When despair for the world grows in me and I wake in the night at the least sound
in fear of what my life and my children’s lives may be,
I go and lie down where the wood drake
rests in his beauty on

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Noam Chomsky

"Science is a bit like the joke about the drunk who is looking under a lamppost for a key that he has lost on the other side of the street, because that's where the light is. It has no other choice." - Noam Chomsky


"If we don't believe in freedom

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Greek Philosophy

"As long as Man continues to be the ruthless destroyer of lower living beings, he will never know health or peace. For as long as men massacre animals, they will kill each other. Indeed, he who sows the seed of murder and pain cannot reap joy and love." - Pythagoras

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The Seeds We Sow

"Children are the seeds of our future. Plant love in their hearts and water them with wisdom and life’s lessons. When they are grown, give them space to grow." - Unknown


"The soil is the great connector of lives, the source and destination of all. It is the healer

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Kailash Ecovillage

Rundown apartments reborn as food-forest coliving Agritopia

In 2007, Ole and Maitri Ersson bought the rundown Cabana apartment complex in the city and immediately began to de-pave parking spaces to make space for what today is a huge permaculture coliving space and urban food forest.

Today, the Kailash Ecovillage has

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Food, Earth, Happiness

"The film filled me up with great joy and inspiration...I knew it was going to uplift and give a new perspective to my soul, but I didn't know how deeply it would do those things! I'm going to watch the film today... for the 8th time." – Rafayah Uzzyah, Philadelphia,

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Masanobu Fukuoka

"Aber wenn man zehn Dinge verstehen will, versteht man in Wirklichkeit nicht einmal eines. Wenn du hundert Blumen kennst, "kennst" du nicht eine einzige."


"But intending to understand ten things, you actually do not understand even one. If you know a hundred flowers you do not “know” a single one.

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Howard Lawler

"It's a daunting task to try and make the world a better place, but what better have we to do with our lives?"


"What’s on tomorrow is opportunity and obligations. The opportunity to see life as it is and the obligation to figure out what else it can be.

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HUMAN

'HUMAN' is a collection of stories about and images of our world, offering an immersion to the core of what it means to be human. Through these stories full of love and happiness, as well as hatred and violence, 'HUMAN' brings us face to face with the Other, making us

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Bayo Akomolafe

The Times are Urgent, Let Us Slow Down

Author, speaker, lecturer, renegade academic, ethnopsychotherapeutic researcher and proud diaper-changer, Bayo Akomolafe (Ph.D.), is globally recognized for his poetic, unconventional and counter-intuitive take on global crisis, civic action and social change. He is Executive Director and Initiating / Co-ordinating Curator for the

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The Kybalion (1908) by Three Initiates

The Original Audiobook / 1st Edition with Visuals of the complete text.
~ Chapters:
00:58 - Introduction
09:12 - I. Hermetic Philosophy
20:06 - II. Seven Hermetic Principles
40:02 - III. Mental Transmutation
49:37 - IV. The All
1:03:17 - V. The Mental Paradox
1:

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Ron Paul

"Freedom is not defined by safety. Freedom is defined by the ability of citizens to live without government interference. Government cannot create a world without risks, nor would we really wish to live in such a fictional place. Only a totalitarian society would even claim absolute safety as a worthy

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Wake Up Call: New World Order

"I am a most unhappy man. I have unwittingly ruined my country. A great industrial nation is controlled by its system of credit. Our system of credit is concentrated. The growth of the nation, therefore, and all our activities are in the hands of a few men. We have come

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Tyrone Hayes

"Science is a principle and a process of seeking truth. Truth cannot be purchased, and thus, truth cannot be altered by money."


"Professorship is not a career, but rather a life's pursuit. The people with whom I work daily exemplify and remind me of this promise."

Endocrine disruption, environmental justice,

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Max Igan

"Look into your own heart and then look into the heart of another Because when you look deeply enough into the heart of another, what you will find is yourself."

Max Igan at the Open Mind Conference 2014, Copenhagen.

"Reclaiming the Earth – steps towards a collective awakening"

Maxwell Igan has

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Mark Wigley

"Architecture never derived its force from stability of culture, but rather from the expression of those moments when that sense of stability slipped." - Mark Wigley

Mark Wigley | Architectural Theory: The Future of Cities

Mark Wigley, an Architectural Theorist, Scholar and Author, and Dean of Columbia University Graduate School of

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