Parents, teachers and caregivers do crucial, complicated, artful work. We give and protect life. We cultivate human potential. And the decisions we make on a daily basis are, quite literally, choices about how to evolve our species. Yet, many of us feel isolated, overworked, depleted, or downright invisible. The time is overdue to demand what we deserve! Join Caring Economy leader and parent advocate Kate Duva on Wednesday evening, May 24, 2017 for this special webinar. Own Your Worth: Power to the People Who Care Wednesday, May 24, 2017 4:30-6:30pm Pacific $20 donation requested*…Read more
Speak out for a caring revolution—join the cohort now forming for the Caring Economy Advocates Program, starting June 1. Yes, we must speak out against corruption and the concentration of wealth in the hands of the few, Yes, we must decry the insanity of policies that enable the destruction of the natural world, Yes, we must be opposed to the cruel gutting of supports for women and children who make up the majority of the poor, and the poorest of the poor AND, we must be clear on what we are FOR. We…Read more
What if the story we’ve been taught leaves out a huge swath of our history, limiting our personal and social possibilities? Acclaimed cultural historian and futurist Riane Eisler dismantles outmoded notions of human nature, gender, and violence, and explores new possibilities for our future in her popular cultural transformation course Changing Our Story, Changing Our Lives. The spring 2017 Changing Our Story leadership cohort includes participants from diverse professional backgrounds: filmmaker, university professor, therapist, sustainability educator, writer, health coach, and many more. Discover a more hopeful story of who we are and can be – and how…Read more
We are excited to share with you the new International Journal of Partnership Studies issue on Caring Democracy. Riane Eisler, president of the Center for Partnership Studies and founder of the Caring Economy Campaign, is the Guest Editor for this issue. Articles include "Building a Caring Democracy: Four Cornerstones" and "Roadmap to a Caring Economics: Beyond Capitalism and Socialism" by Riane Eisler,"Getting Back on Track to Being Human", by Darcia Narvaez, "Core Support for the New Economy", by Neva Goodman, "Women's Rights, Human Rights, and Duties: From Domination to Partnership" by Lester R. Kurtz, "The…Read more
Susie Taylor recently interviewed acclaimed systems scientist and Caring Economy Campaign founder Riane Eisler about the status of women worldwide. Hear what Riane has to say in response to five key questions: • What is the status of women worldwide? • What’s wrong with the economy? • How do we transition from one system to another? • What does feminism mean? • What is the connection between intimate and international violence? Riane Eisler is the President of the Center for Partnership Studies, as well as the creator of The Caring Economy Campaign. She…Read more
On March 16, The Next Systems Project Associate Cecilia Gingerich interviewed CPS founder Riane Eisler about her path to discovering the need and ideal methods for establishing what Eisler calls Whole Systems Change. In the interview, Eisler discusses specific economic elements necessary for a partnership system and how nations can move to bringing those elements to the forefront of policy. The interview also includes Eisler's report "Whole Systems Change: A Framework & First Steps for Social/Economic Transformation," which was part of the New System Project's "New Systems: Possibilities and Proposals" series.Read more
Join Riane Eisler on May 4 for the Caring Economy Starter Course. Learn about the Economics of Care and how you can help create a more just, prosperous, and sustainable way of life. Learn why GDP = Grossly Distorted Picture and Care = Prosperity. Caring Economy Starter Course Wednesday, May 4, 2016 11am-noon Pacific Free More Information Register “Your Starter Course presentation was one of the best I have seen in a long time! You all are Top Flight!” —Carolyn Cook | Washington, DC Founder of United for Equality, LLC and representative for the ERA Campaign Network…Read more
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