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.
Caroline is joined this week by author Katherine Neville (author of The Eight, The Magic Circle) a mistress of the meta-story :modern intrigue only understood by going backwards. (We continue to track the ancient origins of the neo-con agenda, to re-kindle the fire of human imaginative freedom and willingness to collaborate with creation.) On this … Continued
Once again Caroline is joined by political spiritual strategist Pat Ewing, who has transcended all of her previous job positions (which include being VP Al Gore’s Deputy Chief of Staff). Time to liberate human imaginative, religious impulse, from its long slavery to tyranny that it may now be in cahoots with democratic egalitarian kinship…. As … Continued
On this New Moon, diving towards the Winter Solstice, we remember that "the essence of play is to become one with the possible." In that spirit Caroline is joined by sky-based astrologer Daniel Giamario (www.shamanicastrology.com) to further explore the story and consequent strategy of now, as indigenous peoples would do, honoring the Mars and Venus … Continued
We begin today’s broadcast with 20 minutes of Caroline’s show with mycologist Paul Stamets, whose latest book, "Mycelium Running,. How Mushrooms Can Help Save the World," delineates the ingenious ways we can collaborate with nature to resolve the innumerable irreverent crises we’ve created as a species… 1:20 pm – 3:00 pm we segue into Caroline’s … Continued
This week Caroline is joined by one of our favorite pragmatic earth mystics, devoted mycologist Paul Stamets. whose work is crucial sine qua non for the reverently ingenious culture to which we aspire. We will explore much that is in his latest book, "Mycelium Running, How Mushrooms Can Save the World." (His site: www.fungi.com)
The Fairy God Mother is Dead – Long Live the Fairy God Mother! Caroline is joined by her great trickster ally, poet-songster-guide David Grimes, that we may pour libations of grief and laughter to honor our dead allies. With stories and songs we strengthen our connection to those we love, remembering we cannot live through … Continued
In our ongoing aspiration to be in cavorting cahoots with Creation, to supplant the toxic mimic of culture based on dominance (that we die to, lest we all die from), with an emergent culture of dynamic conscious kinship, Caroline is joined this week by Bruce Lipton, phd. Dr. Lipton is a cell biologist who has … Continued
with guest ally, political cultural strategist, religious scholar Pat Ewing, we explore how Paul is an antecedent to Karl Rove, a mole who kidnapped the radical egalitarian teachings of Jesus and led them into a corporate state religion, the results of which we are all suffering from now. Let’s indict them both!