Archive for Culture

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 [...]

Why do we Unify?

The purpose of synchronized meditation. Unify has been organising globally synchronised meditations for two and a half years, starting with the much prophesized and speculated-about date of December 21, 2012, the Winter Solstice of that year. [...]

Cuba: Why We Don’t Need to Fear the End of Fossil Fuels

For most of my life I have had a mildly ominous sense that the future could be problematic if we continue to pollute the water and the air, deplete the soil, and kill off bees with [...]

Honoring Sacred Sites, World Peace & Prayer Day

June 19, 20, 21, 22 2014 – World Peace & Prayer Days will take place in The Hudson Valley, New York in conjunction with a globally synchronized meditation with communities around the planet. All nations around the world honor sacred [...]

Sustainable Man & The Renewable Energy Revolution

“What happens when an Internet revolution merges with a renewable energy revolution?” -Jeremy Rifkin Facebook sensation, Sustainable Man, continues to release inspiring and educational content. This video, starring Jeremy Rifkin, is no exception. It centers around [...]