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News

  • Commonweal’s Juvenile Justice Program Wins Award January 13, 2015 In December, our Juvenile Justice Program was the recipient of a 2-year grant from Battery Powered to continue important work advocating for prison reform for juveniles. Find out more about what this program has been doing.
  • Fukushima and Fish: What Are Scientists Saying Now? December 3, 2014 It’s now more than three and a half years since the nuclear disaster in Japan, and concerns regarding the impacts continue. What are scientists and doctors saying now about the risk for the California coast?
  • Fu Ni Myo Do: Mysterious Path of Not Two November 3, 2014 The New School at Commonweal hosted Zen Priest and Calligrapher Shodo Harada Roshi in September as part of their End-of-Life Conversations series. Michael Lerner talked with the Roshi about death, the condition of fear, and the preciousness of life.

Commonweal Events

  • Healing Circles
Jan 30, 2015 , 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Healing Circles: Culinary Nutrition (event filled)

  • Healing Circles
Feb 13, 2015 , 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Healing Circles: Group Process Training #3

  • The New School Event
Feb 18, 2015 , 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Lewis Samuels

  • The New School Event
Feb 28, 2015 , 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Christian McEwen

  • Healing Circles
Apr 11, 2015 , 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Healing Circles: Rachel Naomi Remen, MD

  • Healing Circles
Jun 05, 2015 , 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Healing Circles: Mark Rennecker, MD

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“We envision a world in which people, inspired by nature, create and maintain healthy and abundant livelihoods that enhance fertility and biodiversity on the planet. We envision humans as a positive, healing presence on Earth, creating more abundance on the planet than would be possible without them. Our mission is to serve as a catalyst for a revolution in the way humans relate to the natural world.” ~ Regenerative Design Institute | Photo by Sacred Ecology Top 10 Ecology Centers & Permaculture Programs in California ~ sacredecologyfilms.com/project/top-10-ecology-centers/ <3

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