Our current system is one of consumption, hoarding, selfish individualism, divisiveness, competition, and oppression. It forms illusions of well-being, success, and achievement by creating the perception that wants are needs and that these can be satisfied by following a prescribed script.
Truly relating to one another is crucial to forming community. Here’s some musings on that.
El verdadero relacionamento entre personas es crucial a la formación de comunidad. Aqui les dejamos algunos pensamientos al respecto.
In this clip, Ecopsychology pioneer Chellis Gledinning reminds us of the psychological wounds caused by empire and civilization.
In this clip, Daniel Quinn touches on the impacts of globalization.
In this clip, producer Sally Erickson suggests that our lack of recognizing limits makes us describable as “a culture of two year olds.”
In this clip Derrick Jensen discusses the dominant culture’s urge for death.