Category Archives: Paul Hawken

Saving Castaways via Upworthy

  Incredibly moving film about compassion, redemption and the value of all life. If you are looking for an antidote to some of what is going on in our world, and for some hopefulness, you could go further and fare … Continue reading

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A Spiritual Conspiracy – source unknown (updated)

‘A Spiritual Conspiracy On the surface of the world right now there is war and violence and things seem dark.But calmly and quietly, at the same time,something else is happening underground.An inner revolution is taking place and certain individualsare being … Continue reading

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Richard Heinberg: Two Realities

http://www.resilience.org/stories/2014-07-22/two-realities Click on the link for this thoughtful, interesting article about political reality and physical reality. This comes from an ecological/environmental perspective – and we think similar arguments apply to our wider cultural disconnection, e.g. in psyche, feeling and spiritual … Continue reading

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Paul Hawken speaking at the Garrison Institute’s 10th Anniversary Gala

As you may note from the tags, Paul’s short speech is wide-ranging. It’s also interesting and powerful. The sound is not great on some playbacks, but we found it was audible if you put the volume right up on You … Continue reading

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Paul Hawken’s Speech at the 2006 Bioneers Conference

When I first saw this, it sent chills down my neck and I thought ‘We are part of this’. I watch it fairly regularly. I think what Paul is saying is vitally important. The purpose of this counselling service stated … Continue reading

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