organization, business or nation, when we keep an open mind and heart and consider the big picture, we educate ourselves about cultural similarities and mutual concerns, learn from our mistakes, take action when necessary, and allow others to teach us from their perspective.…
e communications at the same time. The dissemination of co-creative practices is
propitious in becoming aware of differences, and at the same time, pointing to our similarities.
Our mutual relationships have a lingering impact on us. We are not billiard balls bouncing off
each other. While billiard balls change direction and speed as they interact, they remain essentially
unchanged. As humans, we evolve internally with every contact we have with another human being. Alain Ruche
ynthesize and flourish. It is this body, this muscled flesh that rests in
intimate relationship with the tree-trunk I’m now sitting on. From walking barefoot in the
garden or wandering through all these arroyos, my toes are well acquainted with the life and
texture of the soil. But we don't live our body's life anymore. We live a life of abstractions, of
mental cogitations massively influenced by all of the human-made artifacts and signals that
surround us. We're incessantly reflecting off of our own reflections. We have been taught
not to trust our senses, and our direct sensory experience. The senses, which are our most
instinctive animal access to the world -- our eyes, our ears, our tongue, our nostrils - these
magic organs open us directly onto the more-than-human field! Yet we’ve been taught not to
trust any of these powers; we're told that the senses lie, we're taught in school that the senses
David Abram during an interview with Derrick Jensen entitled ... Alliance for Wild Ethics || The Perceptual Implications of GAIA
he most vulnerable citizens in America.
Materialism has outweighed moral commitment, the needs of the environment have been ignored, and there has been a catastrophic break down in trust.
"WILL WE seize the opportunity to restore our sense of balance between the market and the state, between individualism and the community, between man and nature, between means and ends?"…
ile history serves only those who seek to control it, those who douse the flame of memory in
order to put out the dangerous fire of truth. Beware these men for they are dangerous and unwise.Their false history is written in the blood of those who might remember and seek the truth. Floyd 'Red Crow' Westerman