Website: We Need a Conversational ShiftPosted: December 29, 2011 Filed under: Uncategorized Leave a comment
We Need a Conversational Shift
The Present Paradigm
It seems that in most exchanges about politics and issues today, whether they be pundits or shows on TV and radio, debate in Congress, or exchanges among regular folks, the same arguments and accusations are made and impasses reached. Rarely is any new ground covered. Each side is stuck in its perspective.
We tend to look at the other side as the adversary, whose voice we believe must be silenced. And, when we do have an “open” conversation, it’s usually among those who share our thoughts. What I’m describing is the prevailing paradigm of communication, which has been going on for centuries.
Meanwhile, problems keep surmounting, while real solutions remain elusive. Many of the old solutions that once worked, no longer apply. We’re coming to a point in human history, when, in order to come to terms with our problems, we need to shift our thinking and communication to a new paradigm.
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A Radical Centrist Vision for the Future by Billy RojasPosted: December 8, 2011 Filed under: Centroids, Governance Reform Leave a comment
RadicalCentrism.org is proud to announce a monumental new work by Billy Rojas:
A Radical Centrist Vision for the Future
100 New Constitutional Amendments for the 21st Century