Our editors offer context and an overview, with hope that the dharma will inspire us all to be of greater service in a world that seems headed increasingly in the wrong direction.
Stephanie Kaza, professor of environmental studies at the University of Vermont, examines consumer identity through the Buddhist teachings on the twelve limbs of codependent origination.
Culture Jamming with Kalle Lasn: Cleaning Up the Mental Environment
Writer and activist Kalle Lasn, founder of Adbusters, says it’s time to create a ruckus in the tradition of the Buddhist warrior, cutting through delusion for the sake of all.
Diana Winston, one of the younger teachers of dharma in the West, raises questions about one of our favorite techno toys, the Internet, and its effect on our minds and hearts.
Stephen Batchelor talks about the ways Buddhism has—and hasn’t!—evolved over time, adapting to new cultures and situations.