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Charles Eisenstein - It is no measure of health to be well-adjusted to a profoundly sick society

It Is No Measure of Health to be Well-Adjusted to a Profoundly Sick Society

“It is no measure of health to be well-adjusted to a profoundly sick society.” ~Jiddu Krishnamurti …
Charles Eisenstein - Exiting the Matrix

Exiting the Matrix

I was always a very unwilling participant in The Matrix, even going back to grade school …
Charles Eisenstein - Living the Change - Separation vs Interbeing

Separation vs Interbeing

Every culture has a mythology that answers the deep questions like “who am I?” or “what’s important in life?”. But …
How Can I Help Heal Our Planet?

How Can I Help Heal Our Planet?

I hesitate to go too much into data about how much carbon can be stored through regenerative practices, etc. These …
Charles Eisenstein - The Core Themes of Climate - A New Story

The Core Themes of Climate: A New Story

The Core theme of Climate: A New Story is a living planet view of Earth, especially in relationship to climate …
Climate: A New Story

Climate: A New Story

With research and insight, Charles Eisenstein details how the quantification of the natural world leads to a lack of integration …

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Living in the Gift

Living in the Gift

Why does the sun shine? A random result of coalescing gases igniting nuclear fusion? Or is it in order to …
Charles Eisenstein Speaking at the Science and Non-Duality Conference

Why We Think Only the Measurable is Real

The notion that “only the measurable is real” is a deep reductionism that says all of the difference in the …
The More Beautiful World Our Hearts Know Is Possible

The More Beautiful World Our Hearts Know Is Possible

In a time of social and ecological crisis, what can we as individuals do to make the world a better …
Orland Bishop

Orland Bishop (031)

Orland Bishop is in my eyes a treasure on this earth. In this third conversation, we talk about the cosmological …
Initiation into a Living Planet

Initiation into a Living Planet

Most people have passed through some kind of initiation in life. By that, I mean a crisis that defies what …
Why I am Afraid of Global Cooling

Why I am Afraid of Global Cooling

In the run-up to the publication of my next book, I’ve been monitoring sources across the spectrum of opinion on …

Climate: A New Story

Climate: A New Story

In a time of social and ecological crisis, what can we as individuals do to make the world a better place? This inspirational and thought-provoking book serves as an empowering antidote to… cynicism, frustration, paralysis, and overwhelm so many of us are feeling.

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Charles Eisenstein - Living the Change - Separation vs Interbeing

Separation vs Interbeing

Every culture has a mythology that answers the deep questions like “who am I?” or “what’s important in life?”. But …
Charles Eisenstein - Archetypes and Stories Beyond The Hero's Journey - Future Thinkers

Archetypes and Stories Beyond The Hero’s Journey

I don’t think the hero’s journey is a useless archetype. I think it’s a powerful archetype. It’s just like we’ve …
Charles Eisenstein - Living the Change - Moving Towards Interbeing

Moving Towards Interbeing

What can we do as individuals to move from the story of separation to the story of interbeing? …
Charles Eisenstein - The Case for a Universal Basic Income

The Case for a Universal Basic Income

Ever since about 1790, economic philosophers have puzzled over a question: “What are we going to do with all the …
Charles Eisenstein - How Much Good Can One Person Really Do

How Much Good Can One Person Really Do?

One of the reasons the world is in the state that it is, is because everybody mortgages what is really …
Charles Eisenstein - Archetypes and Stories Beyond The Hero's Journey - Future Thinkers

Archetypes and Stories Beyond The Hero’s Journey

I don’t think the hero’s journey is a useless archetype. I think it’s a powerful archetype. It’s just like we’ve …

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Charles Eisenstein - Living the Change - How Our Money System Creates Scarcity

How Our Money System Creates Scarcity

Our money system casts us into competition beyond what might be organic or natural to human beings. How exactly does …
Charles Eisenstein - Where Does Addiction Come From

Where Does Addiction Come From?

You can understand a lot about our culture through the lens of addiction. Addiction is another area where we attack …
Charles Eisenstein - Glimpses of Possibility - The Pain and Power

Glimpses of Possibility: The Pain and Power

The story reveals itself like this gigantic angelic being coming through the fog and sometimes the fog clears just enough …
Charles Eisenstein - Living the Change - Can One Person Create a Big Change?

Can One Person Create a Big Change?

We need to find another reason to live in a beautiful way and follow our heart besides “it might create …
Charles Eisenstein - Living the Change - The Root of Separation

The Root of Separation

We seem so far from a world of interbeing, but through crisis and collapse, this can change …
Charles Eisenstein - Is Competition Human Nature

Is Competition Human Nature?

Competition is definitely part of human nature, but our society has added additional competition into the system …

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Charles Eisenstein - The Gift of Loss

The Gift of Loss

The gifts the universe give often take the form of something that looks really bad going into it. Cancer, divorce, …
Charles Eisenstein - Our Salvation Will Come from the Margins

Our Salvation Will Come from the Margins

We long for a knowledge that we have lost. We as in the dominant culture. But that knowledge is not …
Charles Eisenstein - The Gift of Loss

The Gift of Loss

The gifts the universe give often take the form of something that looks really bad going into it. Cancer, divorce, …
Charles Eisenstein - Where Does Addiction Come From

Where Does Addiction Come From?

You can understand a lot about our culture through the lens of addiction. Addiction is another area where we attack …
Charles Eisenstein - What is it like to be you? - Empathy: Key to Effective Action

What’s It Like to Be You?

Charles talks about what asking the question “What’s it like to be you?” can do to help dissolve a polarized …
Charles Eisenstein - Exiting the Matrix

Exiting the Matrix

I was always a very unwilling participant in The Matrix, even going back to grade school …
Charles Eisenstein - Living the Change - How Our Money System Creates Scarcity

How Our Money System Creates Scarcity

Our money system casts us into competition beyond what might be organic or natural to human beings. How exactly does …
Charles Eisenstein - Glimpses of Possibility - The Pain and Power

Glimpses of Possibility: The Pain and Power

The story reveals itself like this gigantic angelic being coming through the fog and sometimes the fog clears just enough …
Charles Eisenstein - How Change Happens in the Story of Separation - SAND

How Change Happens in the Story of Separation

In the story of separation, change happens what a force is exerted on a mass. But this is an obsolete …
Charles Eisenstein - Is Competition Human Nature

Is Competition Human Nature?

Competition is definitely part of human nature, but our society has added additional competition into the system …