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Short (and sometimes long) excerpts from Charles' speeches, courses, books, interviews, and more. Discussing the new and ancient story of interbeing through philosophy, science, money, gift, economics, ecology, earth healing, self & psyche, politics, and more. Search New and Ancient Story for the interview podcast.

Short (and sometimes long) excerpts from Charles' speeches, courses, books, interviews, and more. Discussing the new and ancient story of interbeing through philosophy, science, money, gift, economics, ecology, earth healing, self & psyche, politics, and more. Search New and Ancient Story for the interview podcast.

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Short (and sometimes long) excerpts from Charles' speeches, courses, books, interviews, and more. Discussing the new and ancient story of interbeing through philosophy, science, money, gift, economics, ecology, earth healing, self & psyche, politics, and more. Search New and Ancient Story for the interview podcast.

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@ceisenstein

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English

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Episodes

Our Failing Education System

10/17/2020
It used to be that the really bright ones went to Harvard. Now, the really bright ones drop out. Filmed by Jonathan Hiller: HillerVisual.com #CharlesEisenstein #Education #DeSchool #Unschooling #Parenting #Philosophy #Authors

Duration:00:06:15

Where Does Addiction Come From?

10/10/2020
You can understand a lot about our culture through the lens of addiction. Addiction is another area where we attack the symptom and ignore the cause. Filmed by Jonathan Hiller: HillerVisual.com #CharlesEisenstein #MentalHealth #Addiction #Recovery #Society #Philosophy #Authors

Duration:00:08:54

What Am I Here to Do?

10/3/2020
I could say that my mission is to serve the advent of the story of interbeing, but I feel like any words I put onto it reduce it.I have to say: I can't say what my mission is, but I've become better able to recognize what's aligned with my purpose for being here. Filmed by Jonathan Hiller: HillerVisual.com #CharlesEisenstein #Success #Activism #Purpose #Philosophy #Authors

Duration:00:01:59

Is Competition Human Nature?

9/26/2020
Competition is definitely part of human nature, but our society has added additional competition into the system Filmed by Jonathan Hiller: HillerVisual.com #CharlesEisenstein #Interbeing #Competition #HumanNature #Inspiration #Philosophy #Authors

Duration:00:07:47

The Case for a Universal Basic Income

9/19/2020
Ever since about 1790, economic philosophers have puzzled over a question: "What are we going to do with all the surplus labor when machines do all the work?" Filmed by Jonathan Hiller: HillerVisual.com #CharlesEisenstein #UBI #UniversalBasicIncome #AndrewYang #Economy #Economics #Philosophy #Authors

Duration:00:11:59

My Stance on Cryptocurrencies

9/12/2020
On a basic level, I'm kind of fond of cryptocurrency as a concept, simply because it's disrupted the story of money. Filmed by Jonathan Hiller: HillerVisual.com #CharlesEisenstein #Crypto #Cryptocurrency #Blockchain #DistributedLedger #Philosophy #Authors

Duration:00:13:51

How Much Good Can One Person Really Do?

9/5/2020
One of the reasons the world is in the state that it is, is because everybody mortgages what is really pulling at their heart to do something abstract. For the thing that they think they have to do for the numbers to work out. Filmed by Jonathan Hiller: HillerVisual.com #CharlesEisenstein #Activism #Ecology #Change #Society #Philosophy #Authors

Duration:00:21:13

Glimpses of Possibility: The Pain and Power

8/29/2020
The story reveals itself like this gigantic angelic being coming through the fog and sometimes the fog clears just enough to see one facet of it's wing, and it's so beautiful that if you saw the whole thing, you would have to turn away. Because it's painful to see what could be, something that beautiful, and to know that the world is so far from that.But once you've seen a possible future, you know it's real, and you know it can happen. All you need to know is "what's the next...

Duration:00:09:32

Exiting the Matrix

8/22/2020
I was always a very unwilling participant in The Matrix, even going back to grade school. Filmed by Jonathan Hiller: HillerVisual.com #CharlesEisenstein #TheMatrix #Society #Rebel #Revolution #Philosophy #Authors

Duration:00:13:53

It Is No Measure of Health to be Well-Adjusted to a Profoundly Sick Society

8/15/2020
"It is no measure of health to be well-adjusted to a profoundly sick society."~Jiddu Krishnamurti Filmed by Jonathan Hiller: HillerVisual.com #CharlesEisenstein #MentalHealth #Krishnamurti #Healthcare #Society #Philosophy #Authors

Duration:00:07:10

The Gift of Loss

8/8/2020
The gifts the universe give often take the form of something that looks really bad going into it. Cancer, divorce, a collapse. A collapse of both outward circumstances, but also your identity. And that emptiness is where something new can come in. Filmed by Jonathan Hiller: HillerVisual.com #CharlesEisenstein #MentalHealth #Loss #Grief #Philosophy #Authors

Duration:00:01:54

I'm 28 and I'm Confused About Having Kids. Why?

8/3/2020
There could be a lot of things going into that. Not wanting to bring kids into the world right now, ideologies about population overshoot, influence of the cultural devaluation of raising a family. I think in this area the reasons people give themselves are not the real reasons. https://www.CharlesEisenstein.org #CharlesEisenstein #Climate #Love #Inspiration #Interbeing #Authors #Philosophy #Politics #Polarization

Duration:00:04:28

What Kind of World Do You Want to Live in?

8/1/2020
What kind of world do you want to live in? Interview by Pachamama.org In support of SacredHeadwaters.org #CharlesEisenstein #ClimateChange #Interbeing #Authors #Philosophy #Gaia #Nature #Pachamama #SacredHeadwaters #PachamamaAlliance

Duration:00:12:32

Is it Possible to be Both a Housewife and a Feminist?

7/27/2020
Real freedom would be in choosing what she wants to do outside of being compelled to. https://www.CharlesEisenstein.org #CharlesEisenstein #Climate #Love #Inspiration #Interbeing #Authors #Philosophy #Politics #Polarization

Duration:00:02:17

The Beauty of the Pachamama Alliance

7/25/2020
There are a lot of organizations out there trying to make the world a better place, but The Pachamama Alliance is different. Interview by Pachamama.org In support of SacredHeadwaters.org #CharlesEisenstein #ClimateChange #Interbeing #Authors #Philosophy #Gaia #Nature #Pachamama #SacredHeadwaters #PachamamaAlliance

Duration:00:02:38

What Happens When We Can't Use Our Healthy Masculine & Feminine

7/20/2020
Now things are changing, where what had been celebrated and encouraged is now getting repressed, and now there's nowhere left for men to go. https://www.CharlesEisenstein.org #CharlesEisenstein #Climate #Love #Inspiration #Interbeing #Authors #Philosophy #Politics #Polarization

Duration:00:02:16

How I Deal with Polarization

7/18/2020
The way I address polarization and dehumanization in my work is to present the "other side" in the most generous terms that I can. Interview by Pachamama.org In support of SacredHeadwaters.org #CharlesEisenstein #ClimateChange #Interbeing #Authors #Philosophy #Gaia #Nature #Pachamama #SacredHeadwaters #PachamamaAlliance

Duration:00:05:21

How the Healthy Masculine Yin Interacts with the Feminine Yang

7/13/2020
I had this one essay I never wrote about a way of inhabiting the masculine yin in confronting the feminine yang. https://www.CharlesEisenstein.org #CharlesEisenstein #Climate #Love #Inspiration #Interbeing #Authors #Philosophy #Politics #Polarization

Duration:00:03:29

Healing Our Democracy

7/11/2020
[Recorded in 2018] We once again have narrowly avoided war in the middle east. The policy establishment really wanted a war, but have not been able to do it. That's because more and more of us are carrying peace in our hearts and in our daily relationships. Interview by Pachamama.org In support of SacredHeadwaters.org #CharlesEisenstein #ClimateChange #Interbeing #Authors #Philosophy #Gaia #Nature #Pachamama #SacredHeadwaters #PachamamaAlliance

Duration:00:05:06

When Does Consent Become a Form of Harrassment?

7/6/2020
You could totally use consent that way if that's your intent. When I was a kid the term 'retarded' was the politically acceptable term. https://www.CharlesEisenstein.org #CharlesEisenstein #Climate #Love #Inspiration #Interbeing #Authors #Philosophy #Politics #Polarization

Duration:00:02:17