Connecting Seen and Unseen Worlds
August 21, 2018 Kosmos Community News

Birthing the Interconnected Self

An Interview with Joanna Macy, via Tellus Institute and The Great Transition Initiative

In a world of spiraling ecological and social crises, where does one find hope? Eco-philosopher Joanna Macy talks with Tellus Senior Fellow Allen White about how understanding the interdependence of our world prepares us for the fight to improve it.

Changing the Story of Separation

By Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee, via The Garrison Institute
“The only way to change the world is to change the story.”

We know only too well the story that defines our world today. It is a tale of consumerism and greed, sustained by the empty but enticing promise of an endless stream of “stuff” as the source of our happiness and well-being. Some of us are finally coming to recognize the self-destructive madness of this myth, how we are ravaging our own ecosystem to fulfill a fantasy.