Josh - opening doors and hearts

Opening a door is more than a physical act. It's about putting yourself out there, getting to know people, making them feel comfortable, and making them feel welcome. After being bullied, Josh decided to make a change that ultimately had a dramatic impact on his life and on the lives of his fellow students.  Video by Above and Beyond:  www.aboveandbeyond.ca/


I Am NOT Black, You Are NOT White

These Labels were Made Up to Divide us.  The amazing art of Prince Ea


Revolutionary Agreements Workshop

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TOMORROW - FREE ONLINE WORKSHOP: We are entering a new era in leadership here in the U.S. which will affect the whole world. Regardless of your political views, it is more important than ever to support yourself with practices that expand your capacity to lead an inspired life and to fulfill your mission with love.

This free online workshop with my trusted friend Marian Head, hosted by the brilliant Mark Porteous, is just a brief taste of the amazing benefits the Revolutionary Agreements can inspire. Here's what you can expect:

* Create deep and lasting change of anything that’s currently not working for you
* Strengthen relationships and resolve issues without even involving the other person
* Live your mission and support others in living theirs

Please check it out if you feel called!  For MORE ON THE WORKSHOP Click Here


The Future of Business

The intention of this short film is to express the heartfelt concern that motivates World Business Academy Founding President Rinaldo S. Brutoco to put his effort, time and energy into the World Business Academy. The World Business Academy is a nonprofit think tank and action incubator located in Santa Barbara, CA. WBA works to inspire business to assume responsibility for the whole of society.http://worldbusiness.org

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Free Speech

FREE SPEECH #FSM50 is the new 2 min Cloud Film created by the team at Let it Ripple: Mobile Films for Global Change in partnership with UC Berkeley in honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Free Speech Movement and first sit-in at Sproul Hall on the UC Berkeley campus in 1964.


I Have a Dream Speech, Martin Luther King Jr.

Martin Luther King's I have a dream speech August 28 1963

I am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of our nation.

Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand today, signed the Emancipation Proclamation. This momentous decree came as a great beacon light of hope to millions of Negro slaves who had been seared in the flames of withering injustice. It came as a joyous daybreak to end the long night of captivity.

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Brian Greene: Is our universe the only universe?


History of United Religions Initiative



The Emergence of Integral Coaching

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As I think about the evolution of coaching, I see an evolution of consciousness as well.  It has to happen.  Sport actually pushes the evolution of consciousness in a curious way.  Everything is whipped-up in sport, faster in every way.  The athletic environment is a competitive, problem-solving, fast-moving, decision-making environment that mirrors daily life – only faster.  And consciousness underlies all of it.  We are consciousness taking form and reflecting back on our own consciousness.  Reflecting back not only on who we are but what we are at our deepest level.  And what we are is consciousness – a consciousness that is not just limited to us as individuals, but a consciousness that is unlimited and universal, a consciousness that interconnects us all, is us all, is the universe, and we are all of it.

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United Nation's 17 Sustainable Development Goals

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On September 25th 2015, countries adopted a set of goals to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all as part of a new sustainable development agenda. Each goal has specific targets to be achieved over the next 15 years.

For the goals to be reached, everyone needs to do their part: governments, the private sector, civil society and people like you.

Do you want to get involved? You can start by telling everyone about them. We’ve also put together a list of actions that you can take in your everyday life to contribute to a sustainable future.  FOR MORE INFORMATION


90 Inspiring and Visionary Films That Will Change How You See the World in Profound Ways

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Illustration by Jessica Perlstein. www.jessicaperlstein.com

By Tim Hjersted / filmsforaction.org Mar 16, 2016

The world today is in crisis. Everybody knows that. But what is driving this crisis? It's a story, a story that is destroying the world. It's a story about our relationship to the world and to other humans, but we take this story for granted. We don't even see it as a story but rather as a self-evident truth about our existence

Climate change, political corruption, corporate power, war, racism, sexism, environmental destruction - these are all symptoms of the cultural story we are enacting. To address the symptoms, we must go to the root, and that means we need a new story about our existence. We need a new story to belong to.

 

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The 2016 Power Strategy: Five Tips to Claim Your Creative Potential

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They say New Year's is for setting goals and making resolutions. So, go ahead. Make your Bucket List. Follow your dreams. Create a Vision Board. Success is yours in the near future. The best is yet to come. Someday. This year. Maybe. You can start next Monday – when pigs fly. Or, with the New Moon. Since you’re reading this, TODAY must be your lucky day. You mustn’t forget to check the Chinese Calendar. Wait until the time is right, right? But, there is no right or wrong time. So, all is well. It’s never too late to change. There is still time. There’s no better time than the present (when the stars are aligned). Just don’t get behind the eight ball, or you’ll have to chase that dream farther and faster than ever. And, you will have to wait for the world to change. No big deal. Nobody said it was going to be easy.

Are you confused yet? When it comes to power and success in 2016, I invite you to re-think everything. Everything! 

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Terror Lynching in America

Our history of racial terror casts a shadow across the U.S. landscape. We must engage it more honestly.  Equal Justice Initiative


Inspiration on Interconnectedness

Trailer for the Garrison Institute's Thought Leader Series





One Billion Acts of Peace - BillionActs.org

Transcription:
You have the power to tackle the toughest issues facing humanity today.
It's easier then you think. You can start with something as simple as:
Make a lunch for a homeless person.
Pick up waste in your community.
Participate in a cultural event that is of a different culture.
Use your talents to help your community.
Each simple act is just one building block in the creation of peace.
Peace in your community. Peace in your region of the world.
One building block in the creation of justice and Human Rights for all.
And that is what creates lasting peace.
13 nobel peace prize winners are leading this ambitious campaign and showing us the way.
To get started today, visit One Billion Acts


One Billion Acts of Peace

The 2015 PeaceJam Hero Award ceremony from Monte Carlo - Celebration of a successful 1st year of the One Billion Acts of Peace campaign.  One Billion Acts of Peace


Flow and Nondual Reality

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Flow involves what is called a “Parallel Interface.” It is the causal interface of flow. But this flow interface is causal for a curious reason that deals with another term – “nondual.” A parallel interface is a nondual interface, and nondual means “not two” or “one without a second,” and to understand flow reality, it helps to understand that flow reality is also nondual reality.

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