As the administration is pursuing legislative means to cancel or postpone the elections…In the midst of yarghhh!!!, we remember that humor, satire, mockery are essential to any prospect of democracy… So Caroline is joined this week by political comedian, Steve Bhaerman (aka Swami Beyondanda) www.wakeuplaughing.com from the Right to Laugh party.
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.
This week Caroline is joined by Iraqui-born novelist, painter and former political prisoner, Haifa Zangana. Her most recent article, "The British transfer of sovereignty in the 20’s was equally meaningless," was Published by the Guardian on June 29th.
Water for the Desert Caroline invites us all to visit the replenishing oasis of beauty, the Kindom of Creation (to recover from the hyper-yang realm of testosterone behaving badly), with great ally Palestinian-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye. We will revel in the pragmatic beauty of Naomi Shihab Nye’s poems as well as her gorgeously pertinent … Continued
On this first show of our wild Summer of cascading revelation, Caroline is aptly joined by Daniel Sheehan, (www.newparadigminstitute.org) (fellow culture doctor- political-spiritual narrator, lawyer activist and more!) in exploring the myriad crucial stories one layer down coursing through our political-cultural-mythological personal-collective indigenous veins. And then we’ll animate the most intriguingly desirable scenarios for the … Continued
"Sheherezade’s Strategy" Caroline’ delineates the Vernal Equinox’s resonant encouragement – the offering of Sheherazade’s Strategy for Spring – the mythic, cultural, political, spiritual juju counsel council… (originally broadcast March 25th)
Part 2 and more stories from Caroline on her return from Syria, the heart of the Middle East and the land of Venus. (Originally broadcast March 11th, 2004)
As Cosmos continues to do fantastic job of story-telling, Caroline is joined by fellow deep-delvers Catherine Austin Fitts (Recovering Republican, former Under sec. of HUD under Bush I, $ guide) (www.solari.com) and Kyle Hence, founder of 911 Unanswered Questions.
Sheldon Rampton, author of Banana Republicans: How the Right Wing Is Turning America into a One-Party State.
Caroline is joined by ardent imaginative activist Christopher Pease, to speak of the nervy descent of the biotech/pharmaceutical/war on nature industry upon San Francisco, first week of June, and the Reclaim the Commons Festival of positive action and education that will be its antidote – June 2rd-9th www.reclaimthecommons.net
Markos Moulitsas Zúniga, author of the Daily Kos blog: www.dailykos.com, and Alex Steggen, editor of www.worldchanging.com.