Ecological Civilization, Integral Ecology, Laudato Si, Reenvisioning Nature; Reenvisioning Science, Reimagining and Reinventing Education

A Unique Historical Opportunity

In this far-ranging and inspirational speech for a meeting of women religious in Monrovia, CA, John Cobb discusses major influences that have shaped our current situation and the alternative vision of Pope Francis in Laudato Si’. He concludes with ways that Pando at Maryknoll might incarnate integral ecology.

An Alternative Vision: Whitehead’s Philosophy, Reimagining and Reinventing Economies

A Turning Point

In this biographical reflection John Cobb responds the following: “At what point in your life did you decide ‘enough is enough’ and put it all on the line? What was it that caused or inspired you to make the change? How did you respond?”

Ecological Civilization, Reimagining and Reinventing Societies and Social Thought

Making Los Angeles the Resilient City by 2028

Pando Populus recently accepted and strengthened the idea of using the upcoming Los Angeles Olympics as an occasion to set high but not impossible goals for LA. With sincere backing from institutions and individuals I believe these goals could move LA a long way in the direction of becoming a model for an ecological civilization.

Environment, Pollution, Reenvisioning Nature; Reenvisioning Science, Reimagining and Reinventing Culture

A Reflective Response to “Junk Raft”

Marcus Eriksen and his friends understand the damage that can be done by plastics far better than the rest of us. But they also know that simply informing us will do little to change our behavior. If we are to be redirected away from our suicidal behavior, we must be grasped by images.

Behind the Scenes of Pando Populus, Nature, Pando, Pando Populus Team, Philosophy, Reenvisioning Nature; Reenvisioning Science, Reimagining and Reinventing the Wisdom Traditions—World Loyalty, Religion, Science

Vern Visick, Pandomaniac

The “eternal rest” of which some speak would, I suspect, be hard for Vern to take.

Catastrophes, Education, Religion

What Keeps Us Trying?

My guess is that if you were not keeping on, at least to some degree, you would not be reading this piece. Perhaps we are all fools, but let’s think about it.