We are often told that we get the leaders we deserve. If one understands the concept of “mentation,” the world as an out-picturing of our own consciousness (and unconsciousness), how could it be otherwise? And as Bernie Sanders said throughout his presidential campaign, change starts from the bottom up, not the top down. I think … Continue reading “Why I don’t fear a Donald Trump presidency” by Mike Zonta, H.W., M.
by Brian Bromberger – Monday Dec 30, 2019 (ebar.com) Author Walt Odets, Ph.D. Photo: Dianne Woods Walt Odets, Ph.D., a gay man and clinical psychologist in private practice in Berkeley, has worked with, and written about, the psychological, developmental, and social lives of gay men for more than three decades. His new book, “Out of … Continue reading Book explores how gays construct identities
Published 11/30/2017 (ebar.com) by Brian Bromberger Author Scott Stabile. Photo: Brian Bromberger At a time when so many people are discouraged by the constant barrage of news coming out of Washington, D.C., perhaps they are ready to hear about how choosing love can make life better. Gay writer Scott Stabile, 46, with his inspirational posts … Continue reading ‘Big Love’ book inspired by New Age spirituality
i. Abstract. In a world that has succeeded in the globalization of financial assets while keeping political rights enclosed to territories, we need to build new models of democratic governance that enable humanity to collaborate and address pressing global issues. Democracy Earth Foundation is building free, open source software for incorruptible blockchain-based voting within institutions … Continue reading The Social Smart Contract: An Initial Rights Offering from Democracy Earth Foundation
In Fourth Way tradition, sometimes the master of a Fourth Way school will administer a shock to their students. The shock takes the form of the teacher, in effect, holding a mirror up in front of the student and showing (or telling) the student: “This is what you are doing. This is how you are … Continue reading Shock administered!!! (by Mike Zonta, H.W., M.)
By Mike Zonta, H.W., M. Watching the Democratic National Convention’s 4-day advertisement for Hillary Clinton, I wonder if we’ll ever get to the point of living in a democratic country, a country in which we all don’t rely on one person to run the whole show or at least to lead the whole show. It … Continue reading The democratization of America; the democratization of The Prosperos; the democratization of myself