Posts Tagged: conditioning

Small Matters 1: How I Tell Myself What to Do

When I put a restriction on myself, I’d better be fully on board with it. I perform a psychological pas-de-deux when giving things up or taking things on, in which my Better Judgment and the Pleasure Seeker must both give

Small Matters 1: How I Tell Myself What to Do

When I put a restriction on myself, I’d better be fully on board with it. I perform a psychological pas-de-deux when giving things up or taking things on, in which my Better Judgment and the Pleasure Seeker must both give

Why Read History?

To revolt against the small and arrogant oligarchy of those who merely happen to be walking about.

Why Read History?

To revolt against the small and arrogant oligarchy of those who merely happen to be walking about.

Yoga of Climate Action: Small Matters vs. Big Matters

Read Forget Shorter Showers, and absolve yourself: the ecological crisis is not your fault.  In 2009, in an essay called Forget Shorter Showers, Derrick Jensen  laid out a heavy critique of consumer solutions to environmental problems. In the title example,

Yoga of Climate Action: Small Matters vs. Big Matters

Read Forget Shorter Showers, and absolve yourself: the ecological crisis is not your fault.  In 2009, in an essay called Forget Shorter Showers, Derrick Jensen  laid out a heavy critique of consumer solutions to environmental problems. In the title example,

There Are No Grownups Here

And all of a sudden, we are in the middle of a great political awakening. After forty years of cynical, apathetic clouds gathering in the West, here comes the storm of radicalization, just in time to confront some dire challenges.

There Are No Grownups Here

And all of a sudden, we are in the middle of a great political awakening. After forty years of cynical, apathetic clouds gathering in the West, here comes the storm of radicalization, just in time to confront some dire challenges.