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A song inspired by my book. Far out!

I was very touched to receive a message from Tracey Curtis, English singer-songwriter and mother-of-five who wrote a song called: ‘Raising Girls and Boys’ inspired by my book Parenting for a Peaceful World. She writes songs about family, life and … Continue reading

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Parenting for a Peaceful World goes to China

I’m thrilled to share these news. A Cantonese translation of my book, Parenting for a Peaceful World, will be entering the Chinese speaking world sometime in 2017. There are exciting rumblings in Chinese culture. Curiosity. Hunger for change. EDiversity, my publisher, … Continue reading

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Parenting Workshops in Mona Vale

Parenting can sure be stressful, and that might be the understatement of the year. There is so much information out there about what children need in order to thrive. But not enough attention is given to what we need as parents, … Continue reading

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Help wanted: to take Parenting for a Peaceful World…to China!

I have exciting news. There is a project underway to translate my book ‘Parenting for a Peaceful World’ into Chinese. Why? Progressive parents and educators in Hong Kong despair at the lack of freedom of thought in Chinese education systems. … Continue reading

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Help wanted: Can you make movies?

Dear friends: I am working on a small project that has reached a crowd-sourcing stage – and I am looking for someone who would like to join me. I am recording a song I wrote to give encouragement to all young … Continue reading

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There but by the Grace of God…

When I was 11 years old I was ‘Dux’ of my primary school. I was then offered a scholarship: to attend the prestigious Knox Grammar school, free of charge, till graduation. My parents were elated. But I had heard stories. … Continue reading

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In conversation with Joseph Chilton Pearce

I’m delighted to share this interview with you. I had the huge honor of sitting with the celebrated author Joseph Chilton Pearce in the home he built with his own hands, among the wooded hills of Virginia USA, in December 2013. Joseph … Continue reading

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“Parenting for a Peaceful World” goes to University!

Thought you’d want to know about this! Latest release short video from the Parenting for a Peaceful World Tour USA 2013. Pam Monaco inaugurates a new university course in ethics, based on my book. View this short clip here.  

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Overpopulation Myth Number Four: “If we all have less babies, then the old people will overwhelm us and blow economies to smithereens. So, either way we are all screwed. I mean, really reeeeeeeeeeeally screwed”!

(Part 5 of a 6–part series) OK, sorry grandma and grandpa. We like you and your cute purple hairdos and fluffy slippers and everything, but we think you are, well… useless. Sorry! But where are we going to put you … Continue reading

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Great news: 2nd Edition of Parenting for a Peaceful World is out!

Finally, it’s ready. So pleased with the result. I have added about 50 pages of new material, in an addendum at the end. This has empowered the book, as well as shown a couple of areas for which new reading … Continue reading

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