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Marianne Williamson

Bearing Witness to the Agony of Others

Marianne Williamson | Posted 08.21.2014 | Politics
Marianne Williamson

It's not very often that I see something on a corporate-owned American TV news channel and go, "Wow guys, that was great." But tonight I did. CNN deserves a huge bravo -- and a huge thank you -- for their special '60s episode about the war in Vietnam.

The Gnarly Psychology of Unnecessary War

Marianne Williamson | Posted 08.15.2014 | Politics
Marianne Williamson

Nothing the government does now -- no action or non-action on its part -- will change the fundamental trajectory of national tragedy -- and I don't just mean Iraq's -- if we, the American people, do not wake up to what has happened here.

Are You Serious?

Marianne Williamson | Posted 08.12.2014 | Politics
Marianne Williamson

I've heard things in the aftermath of the election that indeed have made me sad -- not because people didn't vote for me, but because of why in many cases people said they didn't vote for me.

California Primary: Jerry Brown Romps While Republicans Dodge Their Own Silver Bullet and Other Races Intrigue

William Bradley | Posted 08.04.2014 | Politics
William Bradley

Though the election was largely a bore, it did have some interesting outcomes, not only in the statewide races but also in some district level races for Congress and state Assembly and even local office.

Why Marianne Matters

Roger Wolfson | Posted 08.03.2014 | Politics
Roger Wolfson

When I think of Marianne Williamson's campaign to represent California's 33rd Congressional District, I'm reminded of a story.

Marianne Williamson: A Congresswoman for our time!

Wendy Silvers | Posted 08.01.2014 | Women
Wendy Silvers

Marianne Williamson understands this inner drive to know oneself and one's place in this world, our relationship to one another and our charge to serve and transform and speaks it out

5 Reasons I'm Supporting Marianne Williamson for Congress

Steve Bhaerman | Posted 07.19.2014 | Politics
Steve Bhaerman

"We don't need a new third party in America -- we need a new FIRST party." -- Swami Beyondananda There's that classic bumper sticker I saw again rece...

WATCH: 5 Of Oprah's Greatest Aha! Moments

OWN | Posted 05.14.2014 | OWN

Have you had an epiphany so shocking you actually said out loud, "Aha!"? Oprah certainly has. In the following five lessons from life teachers such as...

Not on Our Watch

Wendy Silvers | Posted 07.08.2014 | Impact
Wendy Silvers

The outrage and sadness I feel at the abduction of these young girls in Nigeria cannot be described.

Alanis Morissette Reacts To 9 Huge '90s Moments

HuffPost Live | Kira Brekke | Posted 05.09.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

May 9 marks The Huffington Post's ninth birthday, and Alanis Morissette helped us celebrate by joining HuffPost Live and chatting about nine of the mo...

Alanis Morissette's New Song Gets Political

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 05.07.2014 | Entertainment

Alanis Morissette gets political in her latest song, "Today." Released in honor of Marianne Williamson, an independent House of Representatives candid...

Marianne Williamson for Congress: Will It Take a Miracle For Her To Win?

Mara Shapshay | Posted 07.02.2014 | Los Angeles
Mara Shapshay

Because of Marianne's independent/spiritual views it seems many don't take her seriously. News outlets have called her a "new age guru."

What Are The Essential Differences Between Tantra, Vedanta, Buddhism, and A Course in Miracles?

Ira Israel | Posted 08.23.2016 | Religion
Ira Israel

I've often been taught that there is "One mountain... many paths" and I teach that everyone must find the individual tools that work for him or her in correspondence with his or her personal paradigms.

The Perils of Groupthink

Marianne Williamson | Posted 06.21.2014 | Politics
Marianne Williamson

There's a certain je ne sais quoi that Americans have in spades -- a we-can-do-anything spirit that makes so many things possible for all of us. We're rugged individualists, aspirational in nature, and we like to think for ourselves.

The Mindful Congressional Candidate: Marianne Williamson

Ora Nadrich | Posted 06.19.2014 | Politics
Ora Nadrich

Marianne is the most mindful candidate I've ever heard speak. Her awareness of what is wrong with the political system is so laser sharp that she pulls you right into the problems of the present and holds you there up close and personal to see.

Eva Longoria Endorses California Congressional Candidate

The Huffington Post | Sara Bondioli | Posted 04.01.2014 | Politics

Actress Eva Longoria has endorsed independent candidate Marianne Williamson in the race to replace Rep. Henry Waxman (D) in California's 33rd District...

A Letter to Voters for Congress on Marianne Williamson

Sebastian Siegel | Posted 05.31.2014 | Politics
Sebastian Siegel

It's not just a new conversation we need in order to deal with the pressing issues, it's a new way of conversing altogether. 

The Independent: "3 New Ideas" TV Spot

Brent Roske | Posted 05.26.2014 | Politics
Brent Roske

Field trips from all over the country and tourists from all over the world -- they'll be able to get energized again about American patriotism and they'll see that our Government was created by the people -- to serve the people -- and is accessible.

This is Los Angeles: We Don't Do the Same Old, Same Old Here

Marianne Williamson | Posted 05.25.2014 | Politics
Marianne Williamson

Many times in life, we say we want change but are then terrified when the opportunity for it arrives. What America needs -- if we really want change -- is eighteen Independents in the House of Representatives.

Feminism: That New Word?

Karen Fitzgerald | Posted 05.20.2014 | Women
Karen Fitzgerald

I was 27 years old. I had become enraged... as enraged as Gloria Steinem or Betty Friedan had been and it took me months to shake that part of it. Maybe that's why the young women are afraid of it. The rage is real.

Parenting With Presence

Susan Stiffelman | Posted 05.17.2014 | Parents
Susan Stiffelman

Parenting with presence simply means that you are willing to be present with whatever is going on -- the good, the bad and the ugly.

WATCH: Can Marianne Williamson Bring Wisdom To Washington?

HuffPost Live | Posted 03.13.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Marianne Williamson is best known for the new age spiritual guidance she offers in books like the bestseller "A Return To Love," but these days she's ...

The Emergence of the Political Independent

Douglas Kmiec | Posted 05.12.2014 | Politics
Douglas Kmiec

Rather than being devoted to finding the best policy alternative, the divisions of party leave us to pursue only the second or third best alternative, usually the one that gives the least amount of credit to the other side. It is a downward spiral toward ever more narrow and inflexible partisanly limited options.

Sisters Can Move Mountains -- Starting With That Hill Over Yonder

Bridget Fonger | Posted 05.05.2014 | Politics
Bridget Fonger

My goal is to encourage everyone to venture outside their very own District's bubbles to empower themselves. If you hear a candidate that gives you hope of movement toward ending the great divide in Congress, or who shares your most passionate political beliefs, grab on to his or her coattails.

Mindful Eating

Ira Israel | Posted 05.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Ira Israel

Isn't it time that all of us educate ourselves on how we can best fuel our bodies to live long, healthy, loving, positive, creative lives?