Open Letter from Starhawk and ACT to Occupy

Posted by on Nov 9, 2011

Open Letter from Starhawk and ACT to Occupy

Open Letter to the Occupy Movement from Starhawk and the Alliance of Community Trainers The Occupy movement has had enormous successes in the short time since September when activists took over a square near Wall Street. It has attracted hundreds of thousands of active participants, spawned occupations in cities and towns all over North America, changed the national dialogue and garnered enormous...

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Occupy Samsara ~ Support From Spiritual Teachers

Posted by on Nov 8, 2011

  An Open Letter from Buddhist and Yoga Teachers and Leaders in Support of the Occupy Movement Posted on November 6, 2011 As teachers and leaders of communities that promote the development of compassion and mindfulness, we are writing to express our solidarity with the Occupy movement now active in over 1,900 cities worldwide. We are particularly inspired by the nonviolent tactics of this...

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Standing Side by Side for the Occupation

Posted by on Oct 26, 2011

They were chanting  ”Brokers and Police : standing side by side for the occupation.” I took this photo at Occupy Wall Street  on October 24th, and it has gone viral. The dialogue in the multitude of comments on my facebook posting of this photo , besides focussing on the question of whether the pic is real or not, (Yes, man, it’s real) also opens up a much bigger question:...

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Occupy Hope

Posted by on Oct 20, 2011

A beautiful piece by Rebecca Solnit. She has long been an inspiration to me, since the days when I was shooting Scared Sacred  my journey to the ground zero’s of the world, searching for hope in the darkness.  Rebecca shares my view that there is hope to be found in every crisis, and in this article she traces a year of revolution, from the beginning of 2011 until now. I have a...

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To the Awakening Ones

Posted by on Oct 19, 2011

Here’s  a moving submission from Patrica Arias… thanks Patricia! From a third world mother heart weary of witnessing the cold machine of cruel materialism  crush our families, our hopes and our kids future…I thank you. Once I wrote ‘mothers of the world lets awaken those we love , these  ones that pseudo-live in a sleepy mood narcotized by the system…lets rekindle the...

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