Global Meditation Celebrates World Spirit Day on December 21
By: Jacob Devaney - 18 December 2014 - 2 Comments

It’s as if humanity has fallen into a great amnesia, forgetting our connection to the land, to each other, to the future and to the past. Organizers of The Unify Global Meditation at 3:03 pm [...]

Water Defense Activates Collaborative Power
By: Jacob Devaney - 12 December 2014 - 1 Comment

In conjunction with UPLIFT Festival this weekend in Byron, Australia, Water Defense has released a video and an invitation for your input. Collaboration often takes a back-seat in world focused on competition but it is the [...]

Indigenous Kogi on Global Webcast: Restore Balance or Perish
By: Jacob Devaney - 10 December 2014 - 0 Comments

We have seen the metaphor played out in recent films like Avatar and more recently Interstellar but now it is time to recognize that it is actually happening in real life. Human beings with [...]

For Inspiration: Mark Ruffalo at Uplift Fest
By: Jacob Devaney - 02 December 2014 - 0 Comments

When the mainstream channels only lead to divisive conversations that leave a person feeling hopeless, we look to visionaries who offer solutions. The internet is full of these resources which showcase alternative ideas that inspire [...]

Liberals & Conservatives Agree, TPP Hates Your Freedom
By: Jacob Devaney - 19 November 2014 - 0 Comments

Despite growing polarization between the left and the right, there are still a few things that both sides agree on. The United States Constitution and the will of the people as expressed through their [...]

Boycott Starbucks? Here’s Why…
By: Jacob Devaney - 17 November 2014 - 2 Comments

Musical legend Neil Young and informed Americans are standing in solidarity with Vermont voters to boycott Starbucks in what promises to be one of the most exciting showdowns of our time. In a landmark [...]

Uplift Festival Inspires Global Solutions
By: Jacob Devaney - 13 November 2014 - 0 Comments

Our planet and its citizens are quickly approaching a cross-roads where the need to confront emerging crises invites us to collaborate in ways that we have never done before. UPLIFT Festival has been dubbed the “Visionary TED” [...]

Spontaneous Acts of Joy in Public Places
By: Jacob Devaney - 31 October 2014 - 0 Comments

Flash mobs are magical spontaneous experiences for those participating and for those unsuspecting onlookers caught in the midst of them. It is a revolutionary act to dance, laugh, and celebrate in the face of all [...]

Lose Yourself Behind a Mask…
By: Jacob Devaney - 29 October 2014 - 0 Comments

Every culture and tradition around the world has masks, costumes, dances, puppets, and ceremonial characters that teach or bring meaning to the community. In native traditions these are not considered performances to be watched, [...]

Sustainable Solutions: Water in the Walls
By: Jacob Devaney - 08 October 2014 - 0 Comments

People who study ecological design and live sustainably off the grid understand the importance of thermal mass for keeping places cool in the summer and warm in the winter. This energy efficient thinking shouldn’t be limited to [...]