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The Buddha Is Coming To America

Tweet Who are we? We have come to a great juncture in human history. We are becoming who we were meant to be all along. The Buddha, the Awakened One. In the past several thousand of years, there were a few who awoke completely to their identity – signposts along the way of what was [...]

Hamilton & the Revolutionary War. Now a New Revolution. A New America.

Tweet With the advent and prominence of the musical production “Hamilton”, much of our earlier American history is once again being brought to the fore. The Revolutionary War was a battle for Independence, for a liberation from old structures, old ideas, fresh air.  Though the underlying motives of the War were political or economic, still, [...]

The True America: Whitman, Thoreau, Emerson

Tweet Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry David Thoreau and Walt Whitman wrote of a vision and dream of America that still inspires us. It was the seminal dream of America.  It was a dream that, to many today, seems lost; but which still lives on, awaiting fulfillment. A reading from “A New Myth for the World” [...]

The Real America/Speaker Series, Author James Hilgendorf

Tweet The real, true America.  The as yet unfulfilled dream of this great land. For the youth of America. Author James Hilgendorf reading from his book, “The New Superpower”. ________________ James Hilgendorf is the author of ten non-fiction books, including “The New Superpower”.  His other titles include “Handbook for Youth in a Muddied Age”; “A [...]