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China and the Ecological Civilization

(An earlier version of this paper was prepared for and presented to the 2016 Donghu Forum on Global Governance: Symposium on Green Development and Global Governance, Hauzhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China.)

Abstract: We humans are now a truly global species. Our common future depends on our successful transition to an Ecological Civilization that works in […]

2017-06-15T14:54:27+00:00 December 20th, 2016|Categories: Ecological Civilization, International, Living Earth|

Sacred Earth Community: A New Story for Our Time

Perhaps the greatest threat to our common future is a combination of extreme individualism and extreme arrogance, as we deal with proposals to expand - through the genetic engineering of species and the geo-engineering of Earth's climate - our domination of forces of nature of which we have only the most superficial understanding. The turning we humans must navigate to a viable future depends on a profound awakening to our nature as spiritual beings and our responsibility for the consequences of our choices and our relationships with one another and a living Earth.

2017-10-30T15:17:05+00:00 October 21st, 2013|Categories: Earth Community, Living Earth, Presentations|

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|