Our last post stirred up some strong emotions, so thanks to all of you who reached out. Although we endeavor to examine the uncomfortable facets of our reality; we commit to staying positive, optimistic, and cognizant of the power of our own consciousness. Our intention for Conscious.Capital is to spread wisdom, love, truth and higher […]
Working in impact investing has improved my hopes for humanity’s ability to transition off its current crash course, towards a generative future that involves peacefully and productively co-existing with each other and the world around us. Yet, until recently, I couldn’t say that I’d come across any political movement that seemed to genuinely understand the […]
Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed This documentary is a breath of fresh air, one of the few pieces able to express poignance while remaining respectful of all viewpoints. Examining the (lack of) freedom of truth and speech in science, “Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed” consists primarily of interviews with leading scientists, narrated and led by the intriguingly […]
These are books that, over the last five years, have transformed my life and re(de)fined my understanding of the world we live in. They have made me wiser, happier, more confident, and have contributed to a greater sense of fulfillment and purpose. At the same time, these books challenged my deeply-held beliefs and perceptions. It […]
Quantum physics has demonstrated the following: the act of observing something has an influence upon its outcome. Thus, if we examine science as a whole from this perspective, we start to realize the potential implications of the foundational principles we were taught as children, during the most formative years of our lives. Perhaps one of […]
By Dr. Wes Browning, Real Change, May 23-29, 2018 I’m really getting into this whole idea that your thoughts make your own reality. No. Seriously. People who know me personally know that I have been thinking my own Seattle reality into a tropical paradise since 2001. In all that time I haven’t thought up the […]
Foreword by David Korten, from Owning Our Future, written by Marjorie Kelly, entrepreneur, writer and Fellow at The Tellus Institute. Truly an incredible assessment of perhaps the most central foundational aspect of capitalism, ownership. Of all the important elements lacking from much progressive thought and action, the issue of ownership design is perhaps the most […]
In a world where things we need and use go bad, sharing comes naturally. The hoarder ends up sitting alone at top of a pile of stale bread, rusty tools, spoiled fruit, and no one wants to help him, for he has helped no one. Money today, however, is not like bread, fruit or any […]
The most important speech I’ve yet seen in 2018. With our dear friend Yanis Varoufakis, courtesy of The New School for Social Research.
What is Real Value? From “Real Value” by Dan Ariely. Are all profits created equal?