Genetic engineering is a threat to food security, especially in a changing climate. The introduction of genetically manipulated organisms by choice or by accident grossly undermines sustainable agriculture and in so doing, severely limits the choice of food we can eat. Once GE plants are released into the environment, they are out of control. If... Continue Reading →
Meditation for me is not just about sitting on the cushion. It is a contemplative way of approaching every waking moment. Sometimes that includes formal sitting, but often it does not. I learned much about this when I couldn't even sit up in bed. I meditated wherever I was and that has carried over into all my life now that I am most often out of bed.
Dr. Judith Blackstone seems to be approaching people with some of the emotional issues that often end up getting a psychiatric label in another way that is wholesome and affirming of their experience. Certainly many people who find themselves in conventional psychiatric treatment are very sensitive and drugs do a good job of numbing that... Continue Reading →