“Was not their mistake once more bred of the life of slavery that they had been living?—a life which was always looking upon everything, except mankind, animate and inanimate—‘nature,’ as people used to call it—as one thing, and mankind as another, it was natural to people thinking in this way, that they should try to make ‘nature’ their slave, since they thought ‘nature’ was something outside them” — William Morris

Monday, November 14, 2011

Disturbing Gentleness: The Ontological Depth of Nonviolence (Video)

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Today at “Eastern and Indigenous Perspectives on Sustainability and Conflict Resolution,” SFU, Tampa, FL.

There are two talks before mine:

Christopher Chapple, “Conflict Resolution and Global Sustainability in Indian Traditions: Hinduism, Gandhi, Jainism, and Sikhism.”

David Haberman, “Vedantic Approaches to Environmental Activism.”

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