Curating Content To Support Learning About Humanity's Transition

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Our global civilization faces multiple systemic threats.

The inevitable deeply disruptive transition will lead…
EITHER to untold pain and suffering – via chaos
OR (maybe) to a New Era – via conscious evolution.

On this site, we curate the content of some of the people and organizations who are consciously working directly or indirectly on Humanity’s Transition.

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Most recent 20 Videos, Podcasts and Medium Posts

Most recent 15 Videos, Podcasts and Medium Posts

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James Ehrlich & Jim continue their conversation on ReGen Villages. They cover smart houses in dumb neighborhoods, defining smart, what COVID exposed about cities, ReGen Village dynamics & their permacultural core, rural jobs, UBI, …Read more

Dr. Sadler has been teaching at colleges and universities for over 21 years, and he is the author of one book and dozens of articles, chapters, encyclopedia entries, and online …Read more

David Pescovitz is a former research director at Institute for the Future and a former editor at Boing Boing and Wired Magazine. Rushkoff and Pescovitz explore the characteristics of innovative …Read more

I’m back! Thanks for being here! In this episode we go for a long wander down some concepts in relationship and worldview that have been pivotal for me. They are …Read more

Max Borders & Jim continue their last conversation on his book, After Collapse: The End of America and the Rebirth of Her Ideals. They cover fully automated luxury communism, utilizing traditional economics & markets, Elinor Ostrom’s …Read more

Chess Grandmaster, philosopher, author, and social entrepreneur Jonathan Rowson joins Terry to explore our global, civilizational predicament from new angles — inspired by his recent brilliant essay “Tasting the Pickle: …Read more

This episode is reposted from an event held at The Stoa. The introduction to the episode reviews many of the topics and disciplines TSV has covered so far (perceptual learning, …Read more

Socialite, philanthropist, international southerner, mischief maker and self-described shit-starter, Kenya (Robinson) investigates gender, consumerism, and ability through unexpected performative actions and sculptural gestures.In his monologue, Rushkoff reminds us that it’s …Read more

Matt Ridley talks to Jim about his latest book, How Innovation Works: And Why It Flourishes in Freedom. They cover innovation vs invention, improbable order, the value of technological innovation, the importance …Read more

Sweeny vs Bard S03E10: Western Tantra? – with Thomas Hamelryck Can Tantra flourish in western society that is predominantly Christian and Moslem?  What are the historical roots of Tantra? Is …Read more

Typically Jeff Salzman would have a new episode to post, but not this week. The supermarket shooting in Boulder has hit close to home, which Jeff explained briefly to his …Read more

This episode features Andrew McLuhan. Andrew is the grandson of Marshall McLuhan and the son of Eric McLuhan. Together the McLuhans have written dozens of books on media theory and …Read more

Here’s a sneak peak of tech culture journalist and former Boing Boing editor Xeni Jardin discussing the power of bottom-up media from WFMU’s The Media Squat. Originally aired on April …Read more

Samo Burja talks to Jim about his freely available book, Great Founder Theory. They cover long-lasting societies, theories & limits of history, cultures that prioritize documentation, long-term priorities, institutional organization, social technologies, design …Read more

All living processes exist in a rhythm of opposing forces which create conflict, resolving into either cooperation or domination. This dynamic of tension is the subtext of most human activity. …Read more

Integral scholar and Exostudies pioneer Sean Esbjörn-Hargens joins Terry to explore an integral approach to conspiracy theories and “exo realities” — including the anomalous phenomena that challenge our current models …Read more

This Episode: Johannes Niederhauser: https://twitter.com/JohannesAchill​ The Halkyon Thinkers Guild: https://www.halkyonguild.org/​ Classical Philosophy: https://www.youtube.com/c/ClassicalPh…​ Support The Side View: Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thesideview​​​ PayPal: https://www.paypal.com/paypalme/thesi…​ Follow Us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheSideViewCo​​​ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheSideViewC…​ Web: http://thesideview.co/​​ …Read more

Author of “Sand Talk: How Indigenous Thinking Can Save the World” and member of the Apalech Clan, Tyson Yunkaporta helps us reckon with the end of civilization. Have we accidentally …Read more

Doug Erwin talks to Jim about his book, The Cambrian Explosion: The Construction of Animal Biodiversity. They cover the unprecedentedly rapid evolution of life seen during the Cambrian explosion (approx 540 million …Read more

This Episode: Joe Norman (https://twitter.com/normonics) and Jason Snyder (https://twitter.com/cognazor) Support The Side View: https://www.patreon.com/thesideview​ https://www.paypal.com/paypalme/thesi…​ Follow: https://twitter.com/TheSideViewCo​ https://www.facebook.com/TheSideViewCo/​ http://thesideview.co/​ …Read more

https://medium.com/media/12de85407dd96a94ca37d5c3dfabc714/hrefI’ve just put out two new films on the scammer Brian Rose, in addition to a longer written piece for Unherd, on his new attempt to become London Mayor. For …Read more

INAUGURATION SPEECH FOR THE COCREATION FOUNDATION10 OCTOBER, 2020 BY JASCHA ROHRNASA/Apollo 17 crew; taken by either Harrison Schmitt or Ron EvansNo one knows if it was Willy Brandt or Abraham Lincoln who said:“THE …Read more

INAUGURATION SPEECH FOR THE COCREATION FOUNDATION10 OCTOBER, 2020 BY JASCHA ROHRNASA/Apollo 17 crew; taken by either Harrison Schmitt or Ron EvansNo one knows if it was Willy Brandt or Abraham Lincoln who said:“THE …Read more

In ancient Jerusalem there was a gate called the Eye of the Needle which was so narrow that when a fully loaded camel approached it, all the bundles had to …Read more

Nora Bateson March, 2021Continue reading on Medium » …Read more

A target audience of cocreators?As part of my work with the Cocreation Foundation, I am writing a book about global cocreation. And I constantly get asked: “What is the target …Read more

A target audience of cocreators?As part of my work with the Cocreation Foundation, I am writing a book about global cocreation. And I constantly get asked: “What is the target …Read more

Meditations on my conversation with Tammy PetersonContinue reading on Medium » …Read more

This is a piece about the bounds of Sensemaking, the key distinction between censorship and moderation/curation, and the responsibilities…Continue reading on Rebel Wisdom » …Read more

When you’re lost in a forest at night, it’s best not to call for help. You have no idead what might be lurking in the shadows. Similarly…Continue reading on Rebel …Read more

Clubhouse is the new voice only social media network that’s only existed for a year, but is already valued at over $1bn, and has rivals…Continue reading on Rebel Wisdom » …Read more

Nora Bateson, Jan 2021Continue reading on Medium » …Read more

Nora Bateson, Jan 2021Continue reading on Medium » …Read more

The making of an amazing online courseNati and I are putting the finishing touches on the course design for our guided learning program: Patterns for Decentralised Organising. I’m feeling totally jazzed …Read more

Challenging perceptions of time and place to enhance climate change engagement through museumsLong Now co-founder Brian Eno in front of his 77 Million Paintings generative artwork (02007).By Henry McGhie*, Sarah Mander**, Asher Minns***AbstractThis …Read more

When two seas meet, vast waves rise. As we watch the Gamestop story play out, we’re witnessing a movement birthed on the internet crashing…Continue reading on Rebel Wisdom » …Read more

(This is a piece that I wrote as a forward for a French book on family therapy called Les défis des familles d’aujourd’hui: Approche…Continue reading on Medium » …Read more

(This is a piece that I wrote as a forward for a French book on family therapy called Les défis des familles d’aujourd’hui: Approche…Continue reading on Medium » …Read more

I used to live 2 miles from Lincoln VA and knew the Janneys who are descendants of the folks in the image. Lincoln has a very active Quaker Congregation to …Read more

Warm Dat too…! …Read more

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