Conversations with the Wise: Terry Patten

James Baraz recently interviewed Terry Patten, a philosopher, author, activist, social entrepreneur, consultant and coach. He is the author of A New Republic of the Heart: An Ethos for Revolutionaries. He worked with Ken Wilber as part of a core team at Integral Institute to develop the book, Integral Life Practice, which distills ancient and modern practices into an intelligent, contemporary transformational lifestyle.

“Our crimes against the young at the level of environmental and fiscal irresponsibility are going to become political issues and I think we will have an opportunity and responsibility to bring our support. We in the older generation need to take some risk with our time and money to support the younger generation.”

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