Non-stop war-making, climate chaos, lost harvests, poisoned seas and bodies, refugees in the millions pouring over borders while millions of Americans are locked in prison… How do we relate to such immensities of suffering? How can we dare to see the pain when we don’t know how to stop it? The helplessness of the bystander… Read more
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The following poem “Dear Matafele Peinem” was written and performed by Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner, a 26-year-old native of the Marshall Islands. After her recitation in front of 120 heads of state, her daughter and husband joined her on stage, to a standing ovation. The epistolary poem received a standing ovation at the United Nations Climate Summit. source: http://www.truthdig.com
Listen to a new interview with Joanna created by Forces of Nature of the Resource Renewal Institute where Joanna passionately discusses how our grief stems from a deep caring for the earth, our ecological self, and connection to the more than human world. Source: http://theforcesofnature.com/?s=Joanna+Macy&submit=Search
Joanna Macy and the Great Turning is a 26-minute film in which Joanna shares her understanding of these times we live in, when everything we treasure seems to be at risk. But it is not a film about despair. Instead, it is about the opportunity we have to come alive to our truest power, to “look straight into the… Read more
In this webcast, followed by the premiere of Sacred Ecology, the program guests, Joanna Macy and Michael Tobias, answer incoming questions from the viewers. For more information please visit: www.GlobalSpirit.tv.
An interview with Joanna Macy conducted for the Centre for Human Ecology by Svenja Meyerricks and Luke Devlin at Hardwick House, 2013 at the end of a Work That Reconnects workshop facilitated by Joanna and Chris Johnstone. Joanna shares her thoughts about her earlier experiences in the UK , the four stages of the spiral… Read more
Here’s a chance to see Joanna’s talk given at last month’s Transformation Without Apocalypse: How to Live Well on an Altered Planet symposium in Corvallis, Oregon. Joanna addressed an auditorium of 500+ folks to share her thoughts on Deep Time as our ally as we navigate the waters of late-stage capitalism.
This adaptation of the Mara Activity, from the Work That Reconnects, depicts an interaction with the Other, that voice within us that holds us back from reaching our goals, stepping into our power, and realizing our dreams. Our Other has been with us a long time; it knows us well, our habits, failings, fears, and… Read more
Jennifer Berezan, Joanna Macy and Anne Symens-Bucher bear witness to Alberta’s Oil Sands. In response to the experience, Jennifer, singer songwriter native to Alberta, wrote “My Memory Forever”, expressing her deep concern regarding oil sands expansion across Canada’s Boreal Forest.
EON. It was over twenty years ago when future EON co-founder Mary Beth Brangan joined a ‘Fire Group’ to explore the concept of long-term nuclear responsibility led by Joanna Macy. Since that time, Joanna has spread the seed values of Nuclear Guardianship around the world. It is a concept made urgently relevant by the ongoing… Read more