The Earth Charter (Preamble)

Earth Charter InitiativeFollowing is an excerpt of the Earth Charter created by the Earth Charter Initiative.

We stand at a critical moment in Earth’s history, a time when humanity must choose its future. As the world becomes increasingly interdependent and fragile, the future at once holds great peril and great promise. To move forward we must recognize that in the midst of a magnificent diversity of cultures and life forms we are one human family and one Earth community with a common destiny. We must join together to bring forth a sustainable global society founded on respect for nature, universal human rights, economic justice, and a culture of peace. Towards this end, it is imperative that we [Read more…]

Sustainable Man

“Why use the name ‘Sustainable Man?’ Comedian George Carlin and environmental activist Vandana Shiva help give the answer…

…To start a conversation to help restore balance society’s imbalanced masculine and feminine values at the root of our many crises…”