Archive for Culture

Heart Resonance and Global Coherence

Most people would not dispute that inner peace is a prerequisite for world peace. Within each of us is a natural response for healing and maintaining homeostasis. Likewise, ecological systems in nature tend to seek balance and optimal health. When [...]

A Gathering of The Tribes

From the Cowboy Indian Alliance (CIA) to Neil Young touring with a message to Honor the Treaties we have witnessed an unprecedented wave of indigenous activism. With good reason, First Nations Peoples are building alliances with environmentalists, [...]

A Technology for World Peace

Fire is technology and a resource. We can use it to warm our food and our home or it can burn down our neighborhood. It’s all a matter of how we choose to use technology and [...]

White Buffalo Day: Unity in a World Divided

“The squeaky wheel gets the grease” is a good way to convey why we see so much war and division in our news yet hear so little about the many quiet miracles of peace and unity that [...]

We Refuse To Be Enemies

It is a common theme throughout the world that governments like to create war and the people they govern would rather live in peace. Traditionally, the “theater of war” requires the state to create some sort [...]

We Want Peace

Every day we are finding each other from all over the world. The people who see and feel the gravity of this time we are living in. Those who have the courage to look at the [...]

Key to Freedom, World Forgiveness Day

Forgiving others does not fix their mistakes, we forgive them to release ourselves from the heavy burden of holding grudges and carrying bitterness in our heart. It accomplishes something even greater than that, it allows us each [...]

#MakePeace, a Practical Solution to A World in Turmoil

Sometimes the simple wisdom of an elder can echo in your mind for many years. In 1998 I was at an international gathering of indigenous elders called Belonging to Mother Earth. Each morning we drove through Camp [...]

Reclaim Creativity

It can be difficult to sort through all the feelings these days but it is clear that our world’s issues cannot be addressed through reaction or amplification of disturbance. Our time is special, and involves a [...]

Unify, An Emergent Global Culture

Humans share more in common than we usually realize but religious ideologies, cultural and national identities often cause us to be at odds with each other. In September 2012, I received a call from my friend Adil Kassam [...]