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Story Change Matrix

Change the Story/Change the Future

We are captive to Empire stories that legitimate imperial domination. Our future depends on embracing Earth Community stories that affirm our potential for creative partnership.


Prepared for the Workshop: “To Change the Future, Change the Story”
Guiding Lights Conference, Seattle 2012
Based on David Korten, The Great Turning: From Empire to […]

2017-06-08T13:44:49+00:00 March 13th, 2012|Categories: Change the Story, Earth Community, Living Earth|

Earth Community: An Indigenous Perspective

Our species is blessed to have a surviving storehouse of Earth Community wisdom and experience that indigenous people have preserved despite the  of the institutions of Empire to eliminate it. Indigenous peoples lived close to Earth and were acutely aware that their security and survival depended on their deep bond to tribe and nature. As […]

2017-03-14T17:21:18+00:00 September 8th, 2010|Categories: Earth Community, Indigenous Perspective|

Irrevocable Choice



Success in navigating the Great Turning from Empire to Earth Community depends on facing up to the extent to which the crisis is a consequence of deep social and institutional pathology.

More Than Technology

Although green technologies will have an essential role, there is no technological fix. The fate of our children turns on our current irrevocable […]

2017-04-05T13:41:07+00:00 September 8th, 2010|Categories: Earth Community|