A Favorite Quote from a New Dimensions Guest : Robert Fuller, Ph.D.

In 1835, almost 200 years ago as part of his play Paracelsus, Robert Browning wrote: Man is not man as yet, Nor shall I deem his object served, his end Attained, his genuine strength put fairly forth, While only here and there a star dispels The darkness. Here and there a towering mind O’erlooks its prostrate fellows: when the host Is out at once to the despair of night, When all mankind alike is perfected, Equal and full-blown powers – then, not till then, I say, begins man’s general infancy.  “This quote is a vision for what human beings can
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Asking Better Questions with Robert Fuller, Ph.D.

From traveling across Russia on the Trans-Siberian railroad to the “Golden Rule” in religion, Robert Fuller takes us on a wide and deep adventure, always returning to the idea that learning to ask better questions is one of the keys to truly improving our lives and improving society. In Fuller’s varied career from serving as a college president and consultant to Presidents he always comes back to the fundamental practice of striving to ask better questions. Even in the early days when we first met Bob, he was asking the question of what would make a better game than war. He continues
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The Dignity Movement, Robots, And The Importance Of Asking Good Questions with Robert Fuller, Ph.D.

What is of utmost importance to Fuller are the questions we bring to our life process. He says, “Once you’ve formed a question, it almost guarantees you will find the answer.” He comments on the idea put forth by Israeli psychologist Amos Tversky: “Reality is not a point, it is a cloud of possibility.” His response is: ”An answer is like a springboard to another field of possibilities and then you collapse that into a better answer. We can’t do without answers. We can’t just live in that cloud, so we continually have to collapse it and expand it.” He understands that excessive recognition is
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September Broadcast Schedule

Free Listening Air Dates The “Airing” dates below indicate when radio stations air our programs. FREE LISTENING for each program is available for two weeks following the initial air date.  Just go to our Home Page and scroll down to Free Listening.  All of these featured programs are one hour long, and are available for purchase and download. Airing September 2 – 8, 2020 Healing And Repairing Relationship, An Ongoing Process with Susan Campbell, Ph.D. Program 3534 To keep our car running in good order, we routinely have it serviced. Our relationships deserve no less attention. Dr. Campbell offers practical advice
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Coming in September

Free Listening Air Dates The “Airing” dates below indicate when radio stations air our programs. FREE LISTENING for each program is available for two weeks following the initial air date.  Just go to our Home Page and scroll down to Free Listening.  All of these featured programs are one hour long, and are available for purchase and download. Airing September 2 – 8, 2020 Healing And Repairing Relationship, An Ongoing Process with Susan Campbell Program 3534 To keep our car running in good order, we routinely have it serviced. Our relationships deserve no less attention. Dr. Campbell offers practical advice for
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JOSEPH CAMPBELL, BUCKY FULLER, AND REV. BARBARA LEGER

Rev. Barbara Leger was a vocational rehab intern with New Dimensions in San Francisco in early 1980’s. She writes, “My world was rocked when I met Buckminster Fuller on my first day of work in 1980. I was with New Dimensions in 1983 for the 10th anniversary dinner. Imagine what it was like to sit with Joseph Campbell on my right and Barbara Marx Hubbard across the table, and, physicist and educator, Robert Fuller to the left of me. In the 1990s I joined the board and am now on the Advisory Group. I call New Dimensions Radio ‘The Library
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Spotlight: Coping With Troubled Times

As marches and protests continue to gather around the world advocating for meaningful, lasting, and systemic change, these five wisdom elders will widen and deepen your view of our broken social construct that denies the rights of citizens (most especially African Americans) and how we can all be warriors for the human spirit. Making Magic In The World with Maya Angelou Program 1983 MP3 Download Buy here $1.99 Weaving a tapestry of her life’s journey, Dr. Maya Angelou takes us on a journey from the Deep South to the heart of Africa and back again. This gifted storyteller poignantly shares
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Spotlight: Why It Matters To Reclaim Our Connection To Living Systems

  In these perilous and most challenging times we are bombarded with public conversations about where we should be focusing our attention. Because it is coming at us from all sides, it’s more important than ever to take a moment and listen to our wise elders: Physicist Fritjof Capra, is a whole systems thinker, who talks of the interconnectedness of all life. Also, the late Physicist F. David Peat poses this most important question: How can you be sure that the good works you do actually have the positive outcome you hope for? John Seed conducts deep ecology workshops throughout
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Spotlight: Improve Your Life: Enrich Your Questioning and Listening Skills

  Listening is a skill that takes effort, attention, patience, and practice. Effective listening can improve our relationships and our jobs, as well as enhance our intelligence. To give voice to our own authenticity requires deep listening and fertile silences. We all have within us a quiet, knowing “truth teller” that will help us get closer to speaking our questions out loud. Each of these MP3s specially selected from the New Dimensions program archives will expand your landscape as it inspires, excites, and revivifies your ability to listen, and to ask better questions. The Art And Practice Of Listening Well
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