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I reprinted the beginning of this article by J. Andrew Felkerson from…Blog Bail-out Bombshell: Fed "Emergency" Bank Rescue Totaled $29 Trillion Over Three Years 2 Likes A Pledge Supporting an End to Corporate Pers… We need to take a page out of Grover Norquist's book. He has managed to take over the entire Congressional process, getting the majority of the House and many members of the Senate to sign a pledge p… Discussion A Pledge Supporting an End to Corporate Pers… 1 Like Myths about the Occupy Movement
This is my very first blog ever, so bear with me.
MYTH 1: THE OCCUPY MOVEMENT IS A GROUP OF PEOPLE WHO WANT SOMETHING FOR NOTHING.
FACT: The…Blog Myths about the Occupy Movement 4 Likes Occupy 2.0: Transforming Systems from the In… Group Occupy 2.0: Transforming Systems from the In… 3 Likes Let's Get the Problem Definition Right. "The systems we seek to transform are held in place by something vast and powerful below our awareness, our own individual and collective subconscious. Take, for example, the current failed economic… Discussion Let's Get the Problem Definition Right. 2 Likes In considering Democracy 2.0: Any System Defaults to the Consciousness Driving It
"Representing all voices continually and repeatedly." This was a phrase I tossed out in an email a few days back and it just came flying back like a boomerang. It does seem to…Blog In considering Democracy 2.0: Any System Defaults to the Consciousness Driving It 1 Like
Lindsay Newland Bowker brought the fact of declining general public support for #Occupy to us yesterday in a…Blog The Hopes of 3 Out of 4 for More Than Finger Pointing Are Fading 2 Likes What and How We Think of People: A Consequential Choice
In the USA and places with related cultures, the dominant paradigm (conception or view) of the human being is a negative one. It was imposed and is sustained. As a result of its…Blog What and How We Think of People: A Consequential Choice 4 Likes Shifting Focus (1) From "Leadership To Empowerment" (2) From "Alignment To Connection" Blog Shifting Focus (1) From "Leadership To Empowerment" (2) From "Alignment To Connection" 3 Likes "Occupy Congress And Change The World!"
Put together a slate of candidates that are honest people drawn from the occupy movement's ranks and elect them to Congress. The first order of business is to take big money out of federal…Blog "Occupy Congress And Change The World!" 1 Like Wall Street at its finest ... Hedge Broker S… Wow. This is Wall Street at its finest. Even Rush Lumbaugh wants to know how this happened. You think this could become a part of "Occupy Wall Street" laundry list? Have they even started one? If not… Discussion Wall Street at its finest ... Hedge Broker S… 2 Likes Integrating Our Ocuppy Activities With The R… The Occupy Movement has been hugely occupying my life for some time now. In big ways our movement in an integration of many of the things I feel the greatest passion for. I am drawing in and bringi… Discussion Integrating Our Ocuppy Activities With The R… 2 Likes Getting Past Getting By
(Copied and pasted from the Transition in Action site, now edited to recognize #Occupy.)
In …Blog Getting Past Getting By 2 Likes Handle Like-mindedness With Care
this is copied & pasted from the Transition in Action site (I commend it to you…Blog Handle Like-mindedness With Care 1 Like
I just wrote a blog about the concept of comunalidad (in indigenous societies of Southern Mexico) and how it ties into #Occupy. I won't repost the whole thing here, but you can…Blog Hablamos de la Comunalidad 3 Likes What's Next for #OWS?
Tom Atlee’s most recent comments about the emerging developments born of the #Occupy movement read like a manifesto/roadmap for winter,…Blog What's Next for #OWS? 5 Likes