Tibetan Buddhist meditation master and scholar
Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche
Teachings on the "Prevention of Negative Thinking and Suffering"
Saturday, December 6, 2003 at 9:00 PM (Pacific Time)
The teachings on the Prevention of Negative Thinking and Suffering by Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche will focus on seeing the source of suffering in our lives. Through being mindful of every instance and being aware of the inner-activity of our minds, we can ultimately eliminate negative thoughts and states of mind. This teaching will present the approaches and their application to prevent and transform negative thoughts. The teachings are the direct transmission of the teachings passed down through the unbroken lineage of realized masters. To get more information on the event or to submit questions for Khenpo Choga to answer during the teaching, please visit: http://www.dzogchenlineage.org/broadcast/
Earthjustice - October 13, 2003
Music CD [buy it here] benefits Earthjustice's "Where We Live" campaign
Where We Live is Earthjustice's campaign for the universal right to clean air and clean water. It involves more than 50 cases and the work of Earthjustice's International Program. Earthjustice donates its legal services to hundreds of grassroots organizations and to communities dealing with toxic pollution in their own backyards.
The CD benefits the Where We Live campaign. This soulful collection features tracks from Mose Allison, Captain Beefheart, Ruben Blades, Bob Dylan, Michael Franti & Spearhead, John Hammond (with Tom Waits), Norah Jones, Los Lobos, Maria Muldaur (with Bonnie Raitt), Willie Nelson, The Neville Brothers, Karen Sav¨ca, Pops Staples (with Ry Cooder), Sweet Honey In The Rock, Tina Turner (with Robert Cray), and Dan Zanes (with Lou Reed & The Rubi Theater Company). Buy it here!
Union of Concerned Scientists - September 16, 2003
Building A Better SUV: A Blueprint for Saving Lives, Money and Gasoline
This animation piece describes technologies that can and should be implemented in SUV design to make these vehicles safer, less expensive, and more fuel-efficient. UCS has also prepared a lot of background material on the technologies featured in the animation in this excellent section of their Web site.
ACLU - August 25, 2003
Airport Spying Systems Raises Serious Privacy, Security Concerns
At an ACLU forum -- ˇ°CAPPS II: Passenger Screening and Privacy Concerns" -- prominent conservatives and a senior NAACP leader warn Congress about potential threats to privacy and civil rights under the Transportation Security Administration's airport spying system.
Radio Canc¨˛n - August 5, 2003
Radio Canc¨˛n is an online radio station broadcasting news and events regarding the World Trade Organizations fifth ministerial conference in Canc¨˛n, Mexico, Sept. 10-14. Brought to you by the good folks at the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy.
ACLU - July 31, 2003
ACLU Patriot Act Lawsuit
Conversation with Anne Beeson, Associate Legal Director for the ACLU. "Live" chat recorded on July 31, 2003.
RadioNation - July 9, 2003
Howard Dean Interview
David Corn interviews the presidential candidate and former governor of Vermont.
Alternet - June 27, 2003
10 Apalling Lies We Were Told About Iraq
By Christopher Scheer
It was a systematic campaign to frighten the hell out of us about the threat of Hussein, and almost none of it was true.
Democracy Now! - June 25, 2003
The Two Georges, Orwell and Bush: A dramatic reading of George Orwell's classic work 1984 interspersed with recent news clips from President Bush and others
100 years ago today, author and journalist George Orwell was born. We'll spend the hour hearing excerpts from his classic work 1984. The book introduced the terms "Big Brother," "thought police," "newspeak" and "doublethink." We'll also hear clips from President Bush, Attorney General John Ashcroft, Secretary of State Colin Powell, Fox New's Bill O'Relly, Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld and broadcast footage of Donald Rumsfeld meeting with Saddam Hussein in 1983.