Watch “How Advertising Creates Cultural Violence” on YouTube

  Sustainable Human Published on May 10, 2018 Support the creation of more videos like this: Words by Peter Joseph Our economy is based on consumption and advertising is the arm of creating artificial demand. And without that arm, we wouldn’t have people aspiring to things that are highly irrational. When advertising presents something… Read More

Watch “Kofi Annan interviewed at the Graduate Institute” on YouTube

The Graduate Institute Geneva Published on Apr 19, 2018 12 April 2018 | Interviewed by Zeinab Badawi for the BBC’s HARDtalk programme, former UN Secretary General and Graduate Institute alumnus Kofi Annan discusses escalating tensions between the United States and Russia and the UN’s role in preventing conflict. Filmed at Maison de la Paix on… Read More

Watch “Good-Bye to Matter” by Ervin Laszlo on YouTube

Reproduced from: Good-Bye to Matter The history of Western thought is largely the history of materialism. With few exceptions, mainly confined to idealist philosophers and a handful of phyicists, the belief that matter is the fundamental reality has prevailed. This belief is now transcended and will soon be abandoned. Belief in matter as the stuff… Read More

Watch “How We Enslave Ourselves” on YouTube

Reproduced from: The following is a transcript of this video. Since the birth of civilization, tyrannical rulers have plagued mankind. Driven by an insatiable appetite for power such individuals have done their best to control both the minds and bodies of their subjects. Seen in this light, the history of civilization is very much a… Read More

Watch “How The Government Can Destroy Your Reputation (Report)” on YouTube

Published on Mar 3, 2014 *The National Security Agency (NSA) and its British counterpart (GCHQ) are “attempting to manipulate and control online discourse with extreme tactics of deception and reputation-destruction,” according to a new report by Glenn Greenwald. *Having published numerous stories gleaned from the cache of documents obtained by former NSA subcontractor Edward Snowden,… Read More

Watch “Crisis in Identity and Transformative Possibility | Mitchel Chuvalo | TEDxYouth@UTS” on YouTube

TEDx Talks Published on Jun 5, 2017 What is axiology? In this engaging talk, teacher and coach Mitchel Chuvalo uses the life famous world heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali to discuss identity growth and the nature of value. Mitchel Chuvalo is a health and physical education teacher at UTS, as well as a dedicated coach… Read More

Watch “Jeremy Rifkin on the Fall of Capitalism and the Internet of Things” on YouTube

Published on Apr 22, 2014 Economic theorist and author Jeremy Rifkin explains his concept of The Internet of Things. Rifkin’s latest book is The Zero Marginal Cost Society: The Internet of Things, the Collaborative Commons, and the Eclipse of Capitalism. Transcript — We are just beginning to glimpse the bare outlines of an emerging new… Read More

Watch “Solution For Capitalism’s Brutalities Easier Than You Think w/Prof. Richard Wolff” on YouTube

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Watch “The Science of Compassion: Origins, Measures, and Interventions – Stephen Porges, Ph.D.” on YouTube

CCARE at Stanford University Published on Aug 27, 2012 The Science of Compassion: Origins, Measures, and Interventions, which took place July 19th to 22nd in Telluride Colorado, was the first large-scale international conference of its kind dedicated to scientific inquiry into compassion. The conference convened a unique group of leading world experts in the fields… Read More

Watch “RSA ANIMATE: The Power of Networks” by Manuel Lima on YouTube

Published on May 21, 2012 In this new RSA Animate, Manuel Lima, senior UX design lead at Microsoft Bing, explores the power of network visualisation to help navigate our complex modern world. Taken from a lecture given by Manuel Lima as part of the RSA’s free public events programme (below). Published on Jan 4, 2012… Read More