How to Change the World in 12 Steps (a Cartoon).

Via Waylon Lewis
on Nov 8, 2012
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How to Change the World in 12 Brave Steps (a Cartoon).

Here’s my commentary: ladidladadidadida talking about it is nice, but not enough. Let’s actually sit down and practice, some time today, transforming fear and aggression and ignorance into openness, gentleness, humor, compassion. ~ Waylon

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About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


2 Responses to “How to Change the World in 12 Steps (a Cartoon).”

  1. Rajhoul says:

    The old appeals to racial sexual religious chauvinism and to rabid nationalist fervor are beginning not to work. A new consciousness is developing which sees the earth as a single organism and recognizes that an organism at war with itself is doomed, for as long as people continue to see themselves as separate from everything else, they lend themselves to being completely enslaved. When people realize the truth of their relationship to nature, the need to flourish it, manage it and make it the heritage of all people and the truth of their personal power, the entire manufactured zeigeist we are contained in, will collapse like a house of cards. The entire monetary system is a false society and will go down as our lowest development for we have the brains, the know-how, the technology, and the feasibility to develop an entirely new civilization where human labor is phased out by machine/robotic automation and scarcity eliminated.

    We aren’t there yet but we could be if took took all that money we spent on weapons and defense each year and instead spend it feeding, clothing, and educating the poor of the world, which it would many times over, not one human being excluded, and we could explore space both inner and outer.

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