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Violence is a Failure of Bonding/Attachment

Mon, 01/13/2014 -- michael

bonding and violence


We, or at least I, often rationalize violence. After all, it is normal to pound a fist or scream when frustrated and angry. Anger is normal. Einstein’s protégée, David Bohm, defined violence as any excessive use of force. Slamming a car door when one could gently close it. Violence is natural. Or is it?

Applying Gabor Mate’s insight into addictions: The question isn’t why the addiction. The real question is; why the pain? Read more about Violence is a Failure of Bonding/Attachment

RELIGION, VIOLENCE and the NETWORK OF SPIRITUAL PROGRESSIVES (NSP)

Mon, 12/16/2013 -- James Prescott

RELIGION, VIOLENCE and the NETWORK OF SPIRITUAL PROGRESSIVES. (NSP):
A dialogue with Rabbi Michael Lerner on the
REFUSAL to ACKNOWLEDGE THE ROLE OF RELIGION IN CULTURES OF VIOLENCE.
 
The following exchanges between Dr, Prescott and Rabbi Lerner illustrates why the NSP cannot achieve its goals by refusing to address the role that RELIGION has in shaping violent cultures and the violence against Women and Children; and to affirm the GENDER EQUALITY OF WOMEN with MEN that is denied by the Abrahamic religions.

INSTITUTE OF HUMANISTIC SCIENCE Read more about RELIGION, VIOLENCE and the NETWORK OF SPIRITUAL PROGRESSIVES (NSP)

Halleluiah!

Thu, 11/28/2013 -- michael


We are alive and we know it. What an amazing gift that is. Of all the matter in the universe an infinitesimal speck is alive and of that, a minuscule, ever so tiny layer has evolved the capacity to be aware of the miracle being aware is! Read more about Halleluiah!

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