Charles Eisenstein Podcast
The Root of Separation

The Root of Separation

September 21, 2019

We seem so far from a world of interbeing, but through crisis and collapse, this can change.

 

Full interview: https://youtu.be/ggdmkFA2BzA

 

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Which Side are You On?

Which Side are You On?

September 19, 2019

When someone says "The issue is about this. Which side are you on?"

No matter which side you pick, you're still agreeing that the issue is about "this".

If there's a deeper cause that both sides are ignoring, then no matter which side you pick, you're still part of the problem.

From the course Unlearning: For Change Agents, offered in the spirit of the gift at CharlesEisenstein.org/unlearning

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Men, This Way Podcast Part 1

Men, This Way Podcast Part 1

September 17, 2019

Charles joins Bryan Reeves on his podcast "Men, This Way" for part 1 of 2 speaking on patriarchy, masculinity, and the more beautiful world.

Are Social Issues Secondary to Climate Change Issues?

Are Social Issues Secondary to Climate Change Issues?

September 16, 2019

On some level, many of us recognize that it's impossible to have a healthy planetary climate when the political climate is out of balance, or the social climate, or the psychic climate.

Read "Climate: A New Story" for free at CharlesEisenstein.org/books

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Moving Towards Interbeing

Moving Towards Interbeing

September 14, 2019

What can we do as individuals to move from the story of separation to the story of interbeing?

Full interview: youtu.be/ggdmkFA2BzA

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Charles Speaks at New Paradigm College

Charles Speaks at New Paradigm College

September 13, 2019

Charles Eisenstein talks at New Paradigm College about the more beautiful world our hearts know is possible. 

If We All Love Nature, Why did the Carbon Reductionism Narrative Win?

If We All Love Nature, Why did the Carbon Reductionism Narrative Win?

September 12, 2019

Imagine going into some kind of government committee or policy meeting or something, and saying "You know, I think we should protect the rive just because it's sacred. Because we love it and it's beautiful, no other reason."

That doesn't fit into the policy conversation very well.

Read "Climate: A New Story" for free at CharlesEisenstein.org/books

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The Danger of Global Warming Fundamentalism

The Danger of Global Warming Fundamentalism

September 9, 2019

You often hear people saying "Global warming is the single greatest challenge ever to face human kind. We've got to treat it just like World War 2 and fully mobilize all society in order to combat this problem, and nothing else really matters compared to this." I've had environmentalists say this to me, like "Come on, Charles."

Read "Climate: A New Story" for free at CharlesEisenstein.org/books

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Separation vs Interbeing

Separation vs Interbeing

September 7, 2019

Every culture has a mythology that answers the deep questions like "who am I?" or "what's important in life?". But when the dominant culture answers all those questions through the story of separation, then what is the alternative? What is interbeing?

Full interview: youtu.be/ggdmkFA2BzA

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My News Fast

My News Fast

September 5, 2019

I went on a news fast, where I didn't look at or read the news for about half a year.

From the course Unlearning: For Change Agents, offered in the spirit of the gift at CharlesEisenstein.org/unlearning

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Why are We Addicted to Fossil Fuels?

Why are We Addicted to Fossil Fuels?

September 3, 2019

You often hear the phrase "addiction to fossil fuels" and usually that phrase is uttered in tones of condemnation or derision. Blame.

Like "What's wrong with us?" "Why are we so addicted?, as if there's something bad about us.

But if you take that metaphor seriously, then you want to ask, "Well, what's driving the addiction?"

Why am I an Environmentalist?

Why am I an Environmentalist?

September 1, 2019

I've been an environmentalist as long as I can remember. At least from age 8 when my father told me about the passenger pigeons and how their flocks used to cover the sky.