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Sex and the Perfect Man

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

Thus all men are rapists. We all have the apparatus. We all have the mammalian biological program for indiscriminate procreation. In varying degrees, all heterosexual men are armed and dangerous. Most have unfulfilled needs for love and affection too, and all women have the potential to fulfil needs that were not met in infancy by their mothers.

Ground-breaking Blog: The Dual, the non-Dual and the Big Missing Piece

Wednesday, January 19th, 2011

Humanity has been stuck – seemingly forever – in its challenge to understand the relationship between the material world and the other reality that is represented by mystical experience, intuition, shamanism. As humans, our big challenge with such a reality is that we are incarnated.

Happy New Year?

Wednesday, January 5th, 2011

Of course, I wish everyone the best of all possible outcomes for this coming year. But what can we really expect, and what might we have to be prepared to do?

Danger Alert: Money, Values and delivering Big Society

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

This extended posting is a call to arms. Are we ready to take on the challenges presented to us by our broken money systems and Big Society changes? And if not, what might be getting in the way? What is the relationship between conscious evolution, enlightenment and doing what the world needs?

Meeting the Bankruptcy Challenge

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

We are faced with a very big challenge, and this posting is about the big questions that are about to be asked of each of us. The price of failure could be high. To survive global bankruptcy will require humanity to make the Gravesian leap to Yellow, to integrate its first-tier systems. We will need to take personal ownership of our impulse to care.

Preparing for Global Bankruptcy (Part 2)

Wednesday, November 10th, 2010

Money isn’t real. We have to stop thinking that if we get the money right, reality will follow. We need new thinking and new systems that meet our future needs.

Preparing for Global Bankruptcy (Part 1)

Wednesday, October 27th, 2010

A world which has debts that are over 10 times the size of its annual income is an undeclared bankrupt. What will this mean? How do we respond individually? What does the world need from us collectively?

Now That the Parties are Over

Wednesday, September 8th, 2010

It’s hardly news that the last UK election delivered a coalition government. What may be more of a novelty is the speed and energy of the new administration. It has hit the ground running. Having put together its heads of agreement in just a few days, it seems to be capable of delivering policy proposals and discussion documents at a rapid rate.

Delivering The Big Society

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

We have a government engaged in possibly the biggest ever dismantling of the State, designed by their own accounts to out-axe Thatcher. The core trend we are seeing contains among its characteristics a confluence of several things…

Crisis as Opportunity

Thursday, August 19th, 2010

There will be a recurring theme through this series of blogs on social dynamics. That theme is complexity. Integral and Spiral Dynamics approaches both portray our time as one of major transition, driven in large measure by an evolutionary crisis.