In Conversation: Jeremy Lent and David Korten

Reproduced from: This conversation was recorded on Feb. 25, 2018, at Eagle Harbor Book Company on Bainbridge Island, WA. Jeremy Lent is the author of The Patterning Instinct: A Cultural History of Humanity’s Search for Meaning (Prometheus Books, 2017). The video has been organized as a series of 13 short, 2- to 6-minute clips, with… Read More

‘Introduction to Liology’ by Jeremy Lent

Reproduced from: Introduction to Liology This presentation was given by Liology Institute founder, Jeremy Lent, to a Liology Gathering in Nicasio, CA, in September 2013.  It’s a great way to get an a basic understanding of liology in less than half an hour. The Principles of the Practice of Liology This video offers a deeper… Read More

‘What Does China’s “Ecological Civilization” Mean for Humanity’s Future?’ by Jeremy Lent

Reproduced from: China’s leader, Xi Jinping, affirms an ecological vision that is in line with progressive environmental thought. Is it mere rhetoric or does it have a deeper resonance within Chinese culture? The answer may ultimately have a profound effect on humanity’s future. Imagine a newly elected President of the United States calling in his… Read More

“Steven Pinker’s Ideas About Progress Are Fatally Flawed. These Eight Graphs Show Why.” by Jermey Lent

Reproduced from: Steven Pinker’s Ideas About Progress Are Fatally Flawed. These Eight Graphs Show Why. It’s time to reclaim the mantle of “Progress” for progressives. By falsely tethering the concept of progress to free market economics and centrist values, Steven Pinker has tried to appropriate a great idea for which he has no rightful claim. In… Read More