The wedding of spiritual magic and compassionate social activism with host Caroline Casey.
The Visionary Activist Show
2:00 PM Pacific Time: Thursdays
Dedicated to “anything we need to know to have a democracy”: Democratic Animism, Pragmatic Mysticism, Applied Divination, Renaissance of Reverent Ingenuity. Hosted by Caroline Casey. Her guests are allies contributing to a culture of reverent ingenuity. Critique and Solution.
Today we re-play my conversing with Dr. Joe Tarfur, whom I have now met in person, (a seriously playful being) and conversed more deeply, re the role of plant entheogens, particularly ayahuasca in navigating our personal and collective Underworld.. to make sure we have a round trip ticket… So we think of this radio show … Continued
Caroline hosts Jim Rough, dedicated to Wise Democracy through small councils, that we may cultivate, magnetize, animate, and spiral forth the irresistible unifying story of Sane Reverent Common Sense… www.wisedemocracy.org Support The Visionary Activist Show on Patreon for weekly Astro*Mytho Chart & Themes ($4/month), and more… *Woof*Woof*Wanna*Play?!?*
At this Dark of the Moon, Caroline welcomes back denizen of Yosemite, Master Rock Climber and Nature Mentor, Ron Kauk, that “through Imagination Lost Opportunities may be Regained.” Ron is the author of “Spirit of the Rok,” “Letters from Sacred Rok,” and “Voices from the Inside out,” about his work with bringing incarcerated youth to … Continued
Invoking forgiveness through music * Caroline welcomes Donatella Moltisanti, gifted healer with a music conservatory degree in opera performance and teaching, and Dr. Frederic Luskin, leading explorations into forgiveness therapy. Donatella Moltisanti is the founder of Moltisanti Soul Healing method, a six-step process that helps individuals access their core being, let go of residue from … Continued
Caroline welcomes the return of Egyptian-American poet, aphorism Genie, Yahia Lababidi, on this Maundy Thursday, that the Mythic News may weave the secular-muggle news into liberating divination… Yahia Lababidi is an Egyptian-American thinker, poet and author of 7 books in 4 genres. Lababidi’s forthcoming book, “Where Epics Fail”, was featured on PBS NewsHour and … Continued
In this pre-recorded segment Caroline weaves the Mythic News of Now, inviting us to convene our inner democracy (“whatever we do for ourselves, grants us the spiritual muscle tone to do that in the world”) at this time of Vernal Equinox Cultural Hijinks – to ‘dree our weird,’ to ‘play our role in destiny.’ … Continued
“How should America act in the world?” Caroline welcomes the return of Stephen Kinzer, great narrative guide of liberating lucidity re roots of American Empire, and U.S. messing with so may nations’ elections, just to keep our perspective…Deep delving and prolific, he is the author of “All The Shah’s Men,” and many other esssential books … Continued
Death, Sex, Money, Power, Age: all sacred – orthodoxed into Taboo, now liberated back to vernacular sacred, through the agency of Stephen Jenkinson – filing scouting reports from the life-death border… Guiding us to “Come of Age,” by honoring age. “Stephen is a teacher, author, storyteller, spiritual activist, farmer and founder of the Orphan Wisdom … Continued
Caroline hosts Dr. Joe Tafur, Colombian-American family physician originally from Phoenix, Arizona. After training at UCLA, Dr. Tafur spent two years in academic research at the UCSD Department of Psychiatry in a lab focused on mind-body medicine. After his research fellowship, over a period of six years, he lived and worked in the Peruvian Amazon at … Continued
Caroline welcomes fellow Pragmatic Mystic – Jihan McDonald, dedicated to “Beloved Community as a mycelial healing network.” “No isolated crises – all crisis of isolation…” Let us be deep delving detectives, that we may all be Culture Doctors. Jihan McDonald has received the Alpha Della Leadership Award and Change-maker Fellowship for developing allies for life. … Continued