“A human being is a part of a whole…but he experiences himself, his thoughts and feelings as something separated from the rest, a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness.”—Albert Einstein Peter Gabel’s brilliant new book, The Desire for Mutual Recognition: Social Movements and the Dissolution of the False Self, seeks to understand both the source … More Going to the Heart of the Matter: Peter Gabel Argues for a Psycho-Spiritual Politics [Alternet]
http://www.acrossthekingsriver.com/ Across the Kings River is a feature length documentary about the universal quest for healing, fulfilment and purpose. This heart-warming film follows spiritual leader, James Weeks, as he practices his calling as a healer in the Ifa, spiritual tradition, while struggling to balance the worldview of his elders in Nigeria with the realities … More James Weeks, Across the King’s River filmmaker, author and Ifa elder
A MORAL AGENDA BASED ON FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS Over the past two years, the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival has reached out to communities in more than 30 states across this nation. We have met with tens of thousands of people, witnessing the strength of their moral courage in trying times. … More Poor People’s Campaign. Find an Event Near You
Next Salon Wednesday June 13, 2018 11 am – 1 pm PST CSSA 2018 Salons Next Salon: Wednesday June, 13 2018 11 am – 1 pm PST Fractals, Collective Trauma and Social Theory with Geraldine Orozco Spring 2018 Series 2930 Shattuck Avenue Suite 300 Berkeley CA and Online via Zoom Web Conferencing (see below): … More June 13, CSSA Salon Seminar with Geraldine Orozco. Fractals, Collective Trauma and Social Theory
What Is Synchronicity? David Strabala, MSW, Author, Filmmaker and Screenwriter: Personal stories and science meet metaphysics in the feature documentary, ‘What Is Synchronicity?’ David shares his own story and other’s in his feature documentary: “As a clinical social worker and storyteller the last twenty-some years, I’ve seen how people play out familiar story patterns … More What is Synchronicity?
Join us! All are welcome to attend CSSA@WISR weekly Thursday Evening Cohort Study Open Group Responsiveness Cycle with Sky Nelson-Issacs @WISR In this series of evening workshops, Sky Nelson-Issacs will briefly present some foundational ideas on synchronicity and flow, and then we will work collaboratively to develop an activity or exercise that can hopefully be … More RESUMES JULY 12 Thursday Evening CSSA Workshop Series: Responsiveness, Flow and Synchronicity with Sky Nelson-Issacs
Artivism (Art + Activism): Turning Passions into Actions Turn your passion of art and activism into tangible projects! Learn from the creators of Family Style Zine: An AAPI Food Anthology, one illustrator and one filmmaker, on how to create self-initiated projects to also serve your community. Workshop attendees will be encouraged to collaborate and share … More May 17, Cohort Study Group Artivism @SFMOMA: Turning Passions into Actions