A simple question can reveal so much. It reminds us how even our smallest actions have tremendous implications.
It’s funny to think that the Bill of Rights, something held so dear by all, was not actually part of the original Constitution. It was instead a series of amendments drafted by James Madison that was added to the Constitution in 1791. The focus of The Human Revolution for this week and possibly next is … Continue reading The 21st Century Bill of Rights
One of the things I find most frustrating about modern life is the sensation of hopelessness that sometimes it produces. The other day I went to a local shopping center to purchase a pair of shoes. A totally normal event in which I didn’t really expect much to occur. It's a simple, every-day process: enter … Continue reading Why is buying a pair of shoes so difficult?
One of the key focuses of this movement is to foster responsible consumption habits in an effort to assert the type of social change we hope to see in this world. This seems like a bit of a reach to many and has been one of the major concerns expressed about this movement. So let’s … Continue reading Why consumption?