"In your exchange here with Chris about Alternative Communities, these words jumped out at me: "it is we that must learn to engage where they live......and become part of the community". In a joint meeting of the Outreach and Visioning…"
The home of the core team that is supporting the ongoing development of the Cafe (originally a group for the team co-designing and launching the Connect 2012 mass-mobilized Appreciative Inquiry process).Photograph by WwwuppertalSee More
"Thanks for organizing these Occupy calls Ben !!
I was facinated by Shariff's discussion of the 3 phases of the movement and particularly struck
by the spiritual element he spoke about. This resonates for me as I spend time most days…"
Little Jimmy was crying to his mommy that his brother hit him he is a mean person to him. His brother never got the chance to present his and since he was older he was expected to know better. You might say that it was easy to demonize the old brother because the parents had established an acceptable pattern of conclusions based on past behavior.. How easy is it for the person who screams the loudest to be effective in convincing people to her/his side of the story. If it sounds…See More
"I love your question and reflection on it Dyck:
And by the way, we are trying to broaden the "sustainability" conversation beyond the physical environment, to include our communities, e.g. social justice and economics, and also our inner…"
"I guess I assume the meaning here of sustainability is limited to how humans deal with our physical environment. Yet 'figuring out' the what and how of sustainability is a personal journey that for me, doesn't exclude…"