6 Actions For Creating a Sustainable Global Society

Tuesday, October 14th, 2008

How very important it is to bring about in the human mind the radical revolution. The crisis is a crisis in consciousness, a crisis that cannot anymore accept the old norms, the old patterns, the ancient traditions. Considering what the world is now with all the misery, conflict, destructive brutality, aggression and so on – man is still as he was, is still brutal, violent, aggressive, acquisitive, competitive and has built a society along these lines.” Krisnamurti

The following text is taken from the movie “Zeitgeist Addendum“, which is free to watch and share on the Internet. It is one of the most profound documentaries I have ever seen.

Escaping the Matrix – How People Can Change the World

Thursday, December 6th, 2007

If fifteen years ago, when the USSR was collapsing, I had noticed a book on the shelves about “changing the world,” I imagine I would have passed it by. Such topics, I would have assumed, were for philosophers, mystics, or ideological fanatics. Such a slogan had no real political relevance, either as a desired goal or as a likely possibility. Our Western societies certainly needed reforming, but few people thought in terms of whole new systems, or questioning the wisdom of such basic things as progress and capitalism.