Get Engaged! Submit Your Beautiful Noise

ENGAGE! IS THE DHARMA OF CRITICAL ENGAGEMENT, social, scientific and spiritual. Our mission is to bring about awakening through the exploration of our deep interconnectedness, our interbeing with the phenomenal world. Engage! is looking for inspired activists to offer posts, articles, poetry, photos, videos, drawings, animations, music, song, and spoken word to the magazine. Send us your… Read More Get Engaged! Submit Your Beautiful Noise

Lights for Liberty July 12, 2019 #DontLookAway

The official Lights for Liberty website is here: https://www.lightsforliberty.org Lights for Liberty: Our Mission We are a coalition of people, many of whom are mothers, dedicated to human rights, and the fundamental principle behind democracy that all human beings have a right to life, liberty and dignity. We are partnering with national, regional and local… Read More Lights for Liberty July 12, 2019 #DontLookAway

Lights for Liberty Vigil to End Trump’s Concentration Camps July 12, 2019

Activists Launch “Lights For Liberty” To Demand An End To Trump’s Detention Camps Lights for Liberty “Now is the time for every person to stand up and say, ‘We will not accept this!’ No more hesitating. No more denial. No more fear. We need to be bold, and loud, and unrelenting. That’s the only way… Read More Lights for Liberty Vigil to End Trump’s Concentration Camps July 12, 2019

Why The Fascists Are Laughing At You While Kids Die in Concentration Camps

Americans Still Don’t Know How to Fight Fascism. Will They Ever Learn It Simply Begins With Telling the Truth? Because against a fascist, the most powerful weapon of all isn’t a bullet or a bomb — it’s just the simple, plain truth. When we tell the truth — as ugly and desperate and bitter and heartrending as it is — then we… Read More Why The Fascists Are Laughing At You While Kids Die in Concentration Camps

Ende Gelände Shuts Down Coal Mine in Germany

published on Saturday, June 22, 2019 by Common Dreams ‘We Are Unstoppable, Another World Is Possible!’: Hundreds Storm Police Lines to Shut Down Massive Coal Mine in Germany “This is not only about coal power,” said one Ende Gelände spokesperson. “This is about changing a destructive system that is based on the quest for infinite economic… Read More Ende Gelände Shuts Down Coal Mine in Germany

71 Million People-One in 108 Worldwide-Forcibly Displaced Refugees

More than 70 million people have been forced to flee their homes due to violence or persecution, the United Nations has said, as the global migrant crisis pushed the number of refugees and displaced people to an all-time high. The world’s displaced population is now almost double that from a decade ago, and includes an… Read More 71 Million People-One in 108 Worldwide-Forcibly Displaced Refugees

Caring for the Commons

This article, Caring for the Common/Caring in Common, is offered as material for discussing how to create non-hierarchal sanghas during the Buddhist Spring. Here’s a link to the article, which is barely 5 pages, followed by my synopsis. https://www.academia.edu/39390755/CARING_FOR_THE_COMMON_AND_CARING_IN_COMMON_TOWARDS_AN_EXPANDED_ARCHITECTURE_DESIGN_PRACTICE?email_work_card=title A brief synopsis of ‘Caring for the Common…’ (Shaun Bartone) I like this article because it… Read More Caring for the Commons