Talking of a Living Planet challenges a key assumption of our civilisation and all system of technology; that there will be no consequences, no hurt, no pain caused, no reason to grief when we destroy what is outside of ourselves.
In this film, from an the event hosted by Gaia Foundation, on the 10th of July 2013 Joanna talks of the discoveries they made on their collaborative journey, co-authoring the book: Active Hope: How to Face the Mess We’re in without Going Crazy.
Elaborating on The Work the Reconnects, Joanna acknowledges the pain of the challenging times that we are living in, yet joyfully illuminates the how, by embracing ‘Active Hope’, we can all share our gifts to be part of the biggest social movement in the history of human kind: ‘The Great Turning’. This is a transition from our destructive industrial growth society to finding healthy non life-exterminating ways of living together.
The Restart project is a grassroots initiative aimed to share knowledge and facilitate self-repairing workshops to extend the life of the electronic gadgets that are more and more present in our lives and yet their production has a huge impact on our earth. The talk is an excerpt of the evening hosted by The Gaia […]
In this film maverick music/film maestro Jamie Catto, the creative catalyst behind dance super group Faithless and the 1 Giant Leap films/albums – shares fun techniques and exercises for moving through creative blocks by daring to reveal your authentic self and vulnerability.
An enlightening film of the remarkable “Peace Pilgrim” Satish Kumar sharing his vision for the future wellbeing of humanity.
The extract is taken from Satish’s recent Soil, Soul & Society talk for the Conscious Frontiers programme at Sunrise Celebration festival in Somerset, as part of a series of inspiring talks, performances and workshops.
CONSCIOUSNESS AND THE BIOSPHERE: Frontiers of the Future A Colloquium held at the October Gallery, London, on 14 May 2011 Final part of the colloquium – Questions and Answers By Deborah Parrish Snyder Director, Institute of Ecotechnics Publisher, Synergetic Press Programme arranged by: Institute of Ecotechnics, Scientific and Medical Network, Ecology, Cosmos and Consciousness […]