CIVIL-ISATION

ONE ETHOS UNITING THE WORLD

Introduction

“What has happened to the great tradition of popular direct action?

Where is the courage, political imagination and commitment required

to begin the long journey to a better, just and peaceful world?”


JOHN PILGER




CIVIL-ISATION is a simple idea - rather than an organisation or prescription.



Its symbol (above or as PDF) is a circle to signify the ideal of the whole, if you like one Earth & every part of it.




CIVIL-ISATION recognises the right of all people to the dignity of respect, a respect for all life.


  -  not a requirement to necessarily like or admire - but just to respect.



As we appreciate this simple truth shared by the wise through history, we realise it is actually radical. 


When we acknowledge the 'whole' we cannot separate ourselves from the ‘other


We can more easily avoid the judgment, hate and retribution that leads inevitably to the horror of war.


And even if challenging, we can at least acknowledge where we're aiming . . .




 




BELOW IS AN ILLUSTRATION OF THE IDEAL OF CIVIL-ISATION AND HOW THIS CHALLENGES US ALL



“ I don’t see anything that can occupy the mental space for young people 

who long for that dream - that would be a great project . . . 


JULIAN ASSANGE