Reflections on Journey to Earthland

Reflections on Journey to Earthland
November 2016

Insights from diverse global thinkers on how to understand and shape our world in transition

A headshot of Luis Cabrera
Luis Cabrera
On the foundations of world government and the practice of global citizenship.

A headshot of Joan Cocks
Joan Cocks
On the limits to utopian thinking, how to transcend such limits, and the obstacles lying ahead for a progressive global movement.

A headshot of Maurie Cohen
Maurie Cohen
On the transition to post-consumerist systems of social organization.

A headshot of Richard Falk
Richard Falk
On the role of social location in shaping visions of the future and the need to restore public confidence in democracy and human rights in a turbulent world.

A headshot of John Fullerton
John Fullerton
On the need to align our economies and societies with universal regenerative patterns and principles.

A headshot of Gilberto Gallopin
Gilberto Gallopín
On how complexity theory can help us better understand social transitions and the challenge of a Great Transition.

A headshot of Evelin Lindner
Evelin Lindner
On the importance of the affective and institutional dimensions of global citizenship.

A headshot of Ann Mische
Ann Mische
On the role that scenarios can play in social movements and the need to imagine deep institutional change.

A headshot of Anatha Prasad
Anatha Prasad
On the role that grand visions can play in guiding progressive change amidst a chaotic world.

A headshot of Alioune Sall
Alioune Sall
On globalization’s discontents and the need to make the case for a democratic, inclusive, and sustainable form of global development.

A headshot of Alioune Sall
Gus Speth
On the urgent need for a global citizens movement and the encouraging efforts on the ground today.

A headshot of Mary Evelyn Tucker
Mary Evelyn Tucker
On identifying and cultivating the spiritual and cultural sources for a shared vision that can inspire global solidarity and action.

A headshot of Sandra Waddock
Sandra Waddock
On the need for a new economic narrative and associated memes to counter the dominance of neoliberalism.


Journey to Earthland

The Great Transition to Planetary Civilization

Cover Image of Paul Raskin's latest book titled Journey to Earthland

GTI Director Paul Raskin charts a path from our dire global moment to a flourishing future.

Read more and get a copy

Available in English, French, Portuguese and Spanish