How Powerful Evolutionary Forces are Transforming Seven Billion Individual Humans Into a Single Harmonious Social Organism
“You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.” — R. Buckminster Fuller ()>)(
“Imagine there’s no countries, it isn’t hard to do; nothing to kill or die for, and no religion too. Imagine all the people living life in peace.” – John Lennon ()>)(
“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” — Margaret Mead ()>)(
“Now there is one outstanding important fact regarding Spaceship Earth, and that is that no instruction booklet came with it.” – R. Buckminster Fuller ()>)(
“The finally victorious way of looking at things will be the most completely impressive way to the normal run of minds.” — William James ()>)(
“The greatest challenge to any thinker is stating a problem in a way that will allow a solution.” – Bertrand Russell ()>)(
“The desire to question and change things comes from the healthiest part of you.” – Gene Tashoff ()>)(
“The essence of The Coalescence is connectivity.” — Walter Szykitka ()>)(
“The answer, my friend, is blowin’ in the wind.” – Bob Dylan ()>)(
“This ain’t no foolin’ around.” – David Byrne ()>)(
“Money is the root of all evil.” – Jesus ()>)(
“Love conquers all.” – Virgil ()>)(
“All you need is love.” – The Beatles ()>)(
“Music will be thefinal uniter.” — Walter Szykitka
WELCOME! Although this website is still undergoing a renovation and a link or two may not yet work properly, please come on in and have a look around. If this is your first visit, the ABOUT page offers a back story, while the MISSION page spells out its purpose in greater detail. But the bottom line is that this is an attempt to spark a movement, to propose a solution to humanity’s many problems, to offer a vision of a better and more humane world,... Read More
Walter Szykitka discusses the Whole Earth Design Project at the United Nations – 2017 My friend and long-time colleague, Dr. Frank Owarish, was chairing an international UN conference on Sustainable Environment, Clean Energy, and Safe Mobility when he offered me the opportunity to give the conferees an impromptu briefing on the Whole Earth Design Project.
Full speech from Paul Polman at the 2019 SDG Business Forum.
Co-hosted by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA), and the United Nations Global Compact, the SDG Business Forum — now in its fourth year — gathered nearly 600 stakeholders to dive deep into sustainable financing, the future of business and scaling ambition for a sustainable world.
Dr. Frank Owarish Introduces Walter Szykitka for his presentation on the Whole Earth Design Project at the 2019 International Conference sponsored by the Business and Applied Sciences Academy of North America held at Adelphi University and the United Nations, June 17-19.
Buckminster Fuller: Thinking Out Loud (1996) is a PBS ‘American Masters’ TV documentary on the inventor/visionary/thinker R. Buckminster Fuller, produced and directed by four time Academy Award nominees Karen Goodman and Kirk Simon.