Cultural Transformation: Building a Partnership World

Can we build a world where our great potentials for consciousness, caring and creativity are realized? What would this more equitable, less violent world look like? How can we build it? These questions animated my research over the past four decades. They arose very early in my life, when my parents and I narrowly escaped from Nazi Europe. Had we not been able to flee my native Vienna and…

Ecosophy: Nature’s Guide to a Better World

Storytelling The most exciting and beneficial things I believe happened to humanity in the past century were physicists’ recognition that “the universe is more like a great thought than like a great machine”1 and astronauts lifting far enough from Earth to see, feel and show us how very much alive our planet is. Those events led to a wonderful sea change from the older—and rather…

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Founding Editor NANCY B. ROOF Editor RHONDA FABIAN Webmaster | Art Director KAREN ANDERSEN Business Manager SUSAN INGERSOLL Associate Editor VICTORIA PRICE Kosmos Associates Board of Directors NANCY B. ROOF, Chair TARA STUART RHONDA FABIAN, Vice Chair, Treasurer STEPHANIE SHORTER JUDY WICKS JERRY BABER Editorial Circle, Winter 2018 JONI CARLEY RIANE EISLER JONATHAN…

Spring | Summer 2007

Toward a New World Civilization Visual Meditation by Mae O'loughlin 2007 | Photography | Jeff Busby FEATURE ARTICLES | TOWARD A NEW WORLD CIVILIZATION A NEW WORLD POLITICAL ARCHITECTURE by Mikhail Gorbachev World leaders meet to initiate a new world political order. What is on their agenda and how does it relate to grassroots efforts? Why are politicians lagging behind in adapting to…

Breaking Out of the Domination Trance

I have been asked to tell you about the findings from my research identifying the core components of a safer, more equitable, and caring world—especially one where women and children are finally safe—a goal that is very close to my heart.