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Esta Música Nos Creó / This Music Made Us

–por David George Haskell (Jan 11, 2017)    [English below] Para l@s grieg@s de la época de Homero, kleos, la fama, estaba hecha de canción. Las vibraciones en el aire contenían la medida y el recuerdo de la vida de una persona. … Continue reading

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Honorable Harvest

–by Robin Wall Kimmerer  (Jan 04 2018) In this season of harvest, our baskets are full, rounded with fragrant apples and heaped with winter squash. So too are the steel shopping carts that clatter across the parking lot, plastic bags whipping in … Continue reading

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Superando la Monocultura Interna y Externa / Overcoming Inner & Outer Monoculture

–por Joao Pedro Stedile  (Dec 1, 2017) [English below] Sólo después de 10 años de lucha, nos hemos dado cuenta del valor de esa enseñanza de José Martí, de que solo el conocimiento libera a la persona, porque percibimos en la práctica … Continue reading

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The Blessing of a Swelling Raindrop

–by Robin Wall Kimmerer  (Nov 24 2017) However alluring the thought of warmth, there is no substitute for standing in the rain to waken every sense—senses that are muted within four walls, where my attention would be on me, instead of all … Continue reading

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The Basic Delusion

–by Eckhart Tolle (Oct 26th, 2017) The human mind, in its desire to know, understand, and control, mistakes its opinions and viewpoints for the truth. It says: this is how it is. You have to be larger than thought to realize that … Continue reading

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Eres Una Comunidad / You Are a Community

–por David Grinspoon (Oct 19, 2017) [English below] Pudimos vislumbrar algo que Lynn nos ayudó a aprender: que nuestra propia individualidad es una ilusión breve que es trascendida por el amor y la biología. Las vidas de las pocas mujeres y hombres … Continue reading

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Becycling: Lifting the illusion

–by Peter Kalmus (Oct 12th, 2017) The changes I’ve been making to my own life are simple, but they go far beyond recycling or green consumerism. I came to see that the business-as-usual ways of industrial society are bankrupt. So I actively … Continue reading

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El Campo de Rumi / Rumi’s Field

–por Patty De Llosa (Oct 5, 2017) [English below] Tal vez Rumi lo dijo mejor: “Más allá de las ideas de hacer el mal y hacer el bien, hay un campo. Ahí nos vemos. Cuando el alma se acuesta en ese pasto, … Continue reading

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The Great Story

–by Thomas Berry (Sep 29, 2017) Our destiny can be understood only in the context of the Great Story of the universe. All peoples derive their understanding of themselves from their account of how the universe originally came into being, how it came … Continue reading

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Respuestas No Preguntadas / Unquestioned Answers

–por Lynne Twist (Sep 21, 2017) [English below]   Una vida comprometida es una vida que la has orientado hacia algo más grande que tú mism@. Una vida comprometida es una vida que está rendida y significa que estás gobernad@ por tus … Continue reading

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