Call for Submissions: Renewal in Volatile Times – Building a Partnership World

Call for Submissions: Renewal in Volatile Times – Building a Partnership World

May 28, 2020 CPS is accepting submissions for the next issue of the CPS Partnership Community News on "Renewal in Volatile Times - Building a Partnership World". How has the COVID19 crisis ignited your commitment to creating partnership systems that work for all—linking the personal and the political as a parent, healthcare worker, educator, policymaker, media producer, student, community activist and empowered citizen? Do you have a recent success story sharing community partnership solutions—of the power of partnership on the inner level, in family relationships, in new caring economic systems? We want to…continue reading →
B-Women Reading Club: Sacred Pleasure

B-Women Reading Club: Sacred Pleasure

May 28, 2020 Join the B Women Reading Club on June 3, 2020 at 10am Pacific for a discussion of Riane Eisler's Sacred Pleasure. Moderated by Rosie von Lila, the conversation will show us how history has consistently promoted the link between sex and violence—and how we can sever this link and move to a politics of partnership rather than domination in all our relations. During this stay-at-home time of COVID, dive into a rich conversation about how partnership systems were a part of our human cultural heritage and how they can be…continue reading →
NEW online course with Riane Eisler: Building a Partnership World

NEW online course with Riane Eisler: Building a Partnership World

May 27, 2020 In partnership with the Omega Institute, CPS is excited to announce the launch of the new dynamic self-paced online course Building a Partnership World, with instructor Riane Eisler. Author of the classic book The Chalice and The Blade, Riane Eisler inspired a generation to envision an egalitarian society by exploring peaceful goddess-worshiping cultures from our prehistoric past. Today, in this dynamic self-paced online course, Riane weaves insights from cultural history, gender studies, economics, and neuroscience to show us how we can construct a more equitable, sustainable, and less violent world…continue reading →
Grandfather’s Garden Story Time for Children

Grandfather’s Garden Story Time for Children

May 26, 2020 In 2019, Riane Eisler’s beloved partner, esteemed scholar David Loye, published his first-ever collection of children’s stories, Grandfather’s Garden. With so many of us now living, working, and homeschooling from home, what better way to spend a few minutes of your afternoon than diving into David’s tales of youthful wonder? CPS invites the whole family for a whimsical weekly children’s story time, with readings conducted by Brie Mathers, leader of the Center for Partnership Studies Girls Resiliency Education Fund and Creative Director of Love the Skin You’re In.  Each Wednesday,…continue reading →
Beyond Capitalism and Socialism: a Public Town Hall

Beyond Capitalism and Socialism: a Public Town Hall

May 19, 2020 You are invited to a virtual Town Hall! Join Riane Eisler and the caring economy leadership team on June 1, 2020 for Beyond Capitalism and Socialism: a Conversation on Partnerism. Town Hall with Riane Eisler Monday, June 1, 2020 2-3pm PDT/5-6pm EDT Free & Online     Note to registrants: to enter the event on June 1 please use the link and password found in your Zoom confirmation email. #rianeeislertownhall, #partnerism Download and share the e-flyer How can we build an economic system that works for all? “We need to…continue reading →
Exploring Leadership With Riane Eisler

Exploring Leadership With Riane Eisler

May 21, 2020 Watch the interview with Riane Eisler by International Leadership Association’s columnist Kathryn Goldman Schuyler in Exploring Leadership. In this conversation, Eisler discusses the continuum between partnership and domination-based societies and why thinking about the value of partnership may be particularly important during this period of global crisis. This episode is part of a series on Creative Leadership to Transform the World recorded during the 2020 novel coronavirus pandemic. In the series, Kathryn interviews people whose work can help us think about how we want our society to be on the…continue reading →
Virtual Townhall on Post-Covid Economy

Virtual Townhall on Post-Covid Economy

May 18, 2020 Watch the Virtual Townhall on Post-Covid Economy hosted by New York Assemblyman Ron Kim with guests Riane Eisler of the Center for Partnership Studies, R. Trebor Scholz, Director, Platform Cooperativism Consortium & Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy at The New School, and Douglas Rushkoff, media theorist and Professor of Media Theory and Digital Economics at the City University of New York, Queens College. The Facebook conversation centers around how we can re-humanize our failing economic system in this volatile time. Ron Kim asks, “What should a post-COVID economy look…continue reading →
B-Women Chalice and the Blade Book Club

B-Women Chalice and the Blade Book Club

May 14, 2020 Join the B Women Reading Club on May 22, 2020 at 10am Pacific for a discussion of Riane Eisler's groundbreaking classic The Chalice and the Blade. Moderated by Rosie von Lila, the conversation will cover how Eisler navigates the terrain between the current domination cultural system and an emergent, more caring partnership system. These two societal frameworks underlie the span of human cultural evolution. Eisler will trace this tension in Western culture from prehistory to the present. Despite old narratives about an inherently flawed humanity, more and more evidence shows…continue reading →
Riane Eisler to speak in Visionary Business Leaders Summit

Riane Eisler to speak in Visionary Business Leaders Summit

Riane Eisler, author of Nurturing Our Humanity and founder of the Center for Partnership Studies will speak on May 15, 2020 as part of the online summit The Visionary Business Leader: How to Thrive in Your Business During Uncertain Times, hosted by women’s business coach Terra Christoff. As coaches, healers, and transformational leaders we know how vital it is to act with authenticity and love. How can women business owners bring our message and support to people without adding to the confusion and panic? The impact of this pandemic is being felt around…continue reading →
Creating a Caring Economy Post COVID-19

Creating a Caring Economy Post COVID-19

Watch the May 6, 2020 webinar with Riane Eisler on the B Women Dialogues. In conversation with Laura Giadorou Koch, Eisler speaks to a new economic system that values care and caregiving. Current data shows the positive impact of a caring economy in both the market and non-market sectors in all sectors of society. Eisler will share aspects of the domination and partnership systems, and tools on how we can build a new economic structure that will promote creativity and generosity post CV19. The mission of the weekly Women B Dialogues webinars is to…continue reading →