Activism

Here’s How People’s Movements Can Save the Day and Provide a Path to Unity

Posted by on April 15, 2018 in Activism, Conscious Living, Thrive with 0 Comments
Here’s How People’s Movements Can Save the Day and Provide a Path to Unity

Activist Tom Hayden talked about the power of movements in finding a path to unity. Unity does not mean lock-step agreement on every issue or detail, it does mean finding an avenue by which to bring our presently atomized struggles for peace, the environment, racial, social, and economic justice together.

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The Troll Wars – and What You Can Do About Them

The Troll Wars – and What You Can Do About Them

Human futures can never be merely about more technology, comfort and convenience. We have to open a space for people to move inward and develop an understanding of their minds at a first-person level. Some futurists think that a future where we can load our minds onto computers will be a utopia. Personally, I think that even if this is done, if those ‘minds’ remains as unconscious and ego-based as the vast majority we encounter on the internet today, all that we will get is a cyber-dystopia. A universe of ranting mental projections raging against… well, the machine. A machine in which we have imprisoned ourselves.

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Citing ‘Don’t Be Evil’ Motto, 3,000+ Google Employees Demand Company End Work on Pentagon Drone Project

Posted by on April 5, 2018 in Activism, Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 0 Comments
Citing ‘Don’t Be Evil’ Motto, 3,000+ Google Employees Demand Company End Work on Pentagon Drone Project

“We believe that Google should not be in the business of war,” wrote the employees. “Therefore we ask that Project Maven be canceled, and that Google draft, publicize, and enforce a clear policy stating that neither Google nor its contractors will ever build warfare technology.”

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Lao Tzu And Others On Why You Must Fix Your Anger Before Trying To Fix The World

Posted by on March 30, 2018 in Activism, Conscious Living, Thrive with 0 Comments
Lao Tzu And Others On Why You Must Fix Your Anger Before Trying To Fix The World

The great Chinese philosopher Lao Tzu knew that actions born of anger lead to further muddling of circumstances. He also understood that a truly effective warrior comes from a place of radical acceptance of what is, for this is the central message of Taoism.

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Why It’s Imperative We Shift to the Sacred Matrix Reality that Contains the Healing Powers Of Life

Posted by on March 26, 2018 in Activism, Conscious Living, Thrive with 0 Comments
Why It’s Imperative We Shift to the Sacred Matrix Reality that Contains the Healing Powers Of Life

We live simultaneously in two realities: in the reality of global war, and in another reality, which we call the “Sacred Matrix.” To “Defend the Sacred” was and remains the motto for the Sioux in the Dakotas. The planetary community of the future will develop out of a complex network of autonomous communities, built on the basis of the Sacred Matrix.

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The March for Change Represents the Chance to Build an Intersectional Progressive Movement For Broader Social Transformation

Posted by on March 26, 2018 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
The March for Change Represents the Chance to Build an Intersectional Progressive Movement For Broader Social Transformation

March for Our Lives represents perhaps the beginnings of a intersectional movement for broader social transformation.

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You Can Still Support International Charities and Reduce Activism Fatigue: Here’s How

Posted by on March 26, 2018 in Activism with 0 Comments
You Can Still Support International Charities and Reduce Activism Fatigue: Here’s How

A look at recent news headlines may have made you feel discouraged and wonder if any of your activism activities are making a genuine difference. This downtrodden feeling is often referred to as activism fatigue.

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Students March to Demand Gun Control Reforms in Washington, D.C. and Across the Nation

Posted by on March 25, 2018 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
Students March to Demand Gun Control Reforms in Washington, D.C. and Across the Nation

In addition to Saturday’s “March for Our Lives” event in Washington, D.C. and “sibling marches” in American cities, protests were staged in many cities around the world—including Tokyo, Sydney, Geneva, and Mumbai—where supporters marched in solidarity with U.S. students.

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What Standing Rock Gave the World

Posted by on March 20, 2018 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
What Standing Rock Gave the World

The spirit of resistance exemplified by Standing Rock can easily be found in the half-dozen or so other pipeline battles across the United States. Beyond that, the movement amplified the greater struggle worldwide: treaty rights, sacred sites, and the overall stand to protect Indigenous land and life.

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This Woman Is Single-Handedly Buying Houses For The Homeless In Her City

Posted by on March 16, 2018 in Activism, Conscious Living, Inspirational with 0 Comments
This Woman Is Single-Handedly Buying Houses For The Homeless In Her City

Reportedly, Jessica Pearce became inspired to help those down on their luck when her partner accidentally stumbled upon a Melbourne street that was flooded with homeless people on old mattresses and in sleeping bags. At first, they both handed out $20 and $50 bills to those they met. They didn’t feel it was enough, however.

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Naomi Klein on How Shocking Events Can ‘Catalyze a Kind of Revolutionary Leap [TED Talk Video]

Posted by on March 11, 2018 in Activism, Conscious Evolution, Conscious Living, Thrive with 0 Comments
Naomi Klein on How Shocking Events Can ‘Catalyze a Kind of Revolutionary Leap [TED Talk Video]

“The shocking events that fill us with dread today can transform us, and they can transform the world for the better,” Naomi Klein says. “But first we need to picture the world that we’re fighting for. And we have to dream it up together.”

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Former NBA Great John Salley “Dishes” with Alexis Brooks about the Vegan Life Path

Former NBA Great John Salley “Dishes” with Alexis Brooks about the Vegan Life Path

John Salley – “There’s not going to be a dead animal in my refrigerator!” Four time NBA champion John Salley, admittedly a former “carnivore” decided to do a complete switch-a-roo many years ago and become a vegan. He’s since become outspoken as a wellness guru and advocate for animal rights including his work with PETA. […]

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Australian Anti-Vaxxers Provide New Model For The World

Posted by on March 6, 2018 in Activism, Conscious Evolution, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
Australian Anti-Vaxxers Provide New Model For The World

Rather than vaccinate their children, parents in Queensland, Australia have created their own group childcare arrangements and are now devising their own combined homeschooling system. This is decentralization par excellence. If like-minded parents in other countries take notice and launch their own communities, who knows how strong this movement could become? Islands of resistance—but more than that. New answers, new strategies, new victories. And ongoing proof that parents can raise healthy children without vaccinations.

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Ex-Navy SEAL Creates Veterans Organization To Expose Pedophiles and Rescue Trafficked Children

Posted by on February 27, 2018 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
Ex-Navy SEAL Creates Veterans Organization To Expose Pedophiles and Rescue Trafficked Children

The V4CR group, which is in the process of forming a 501c3 non-profit, was started by Former Navy SEAL Craig Sawyer and their aim is simple — expose child trafficking across the nation and save children from torture.

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Are You Awake? Or Just Informed?

Posted by on February 25, 2018 in Activism, Conscious Evolution, Conscious Living with 26 Comments
Are You Awake? Or Just Informed?

How can you know someone is an awaken human being? The author explains how we identify someone who is awake as opposed to someone who is just properly informed.

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