Blues and Zen

by Alan Senauke Alan Senauke is Vice Abbot of the Berkeley Zen Center I heard a radio piece recently about the demise of “Your Hit Parade,” a show that ran on radio and television from the mid-1930s to 1959. Each week “Your Hit Parade” served...

Keeping it Simple and Practical

by Ven. Bhikkhu Bodhi To abstain from all evil (application of the stick) Rescind subsidies to fossil fuel corporations Impose a carbon tax to ensure costs of fossil fuel extraction and pollution are built into the market price of carbon Reject trade agreements that...

A Buddhist Statement on Racial Injustice

Delivered to the White House by Buddhist teachers May 14, 2015 If you have come to help me you are wasting your time. But if you recognize that your liberation and mine are bound up together, we can walk together. – Lila Watson As Buddhist teachers and leaders...