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Great Design: Made to Measure

Ken Carbone | Posted 08.27.2013 | Arts
Ken Carbone

Today, the words great design brilliantly light the marquee of contemporary life. What is great design? It's a perennial question with no single answer.

Buckminster Fuller: A Verb Who Supported All Life on Spaceship Earth

L. Steven Sieden | Posted 02.26.2013 | GPS for the Soul
L. Steven Sieden

"I live on Earth at present, and I don't know what I am. I know that I am not a category. I am not a thing -- a noun. I seem to be a verb, an evol...

"Just Say NO" for President - A Buckminster Fuller Perspective on Voting

L. Steven Sieden | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
L. Steven Sieden

Bucky Fuller started considering systemic problems with our politics in 1927, long before they were popular or of interest. Accordingly, the perspective of the man commonly known as the Leonardo da Vinci of the 20th Century is important if not critical to the survival and success of all humankind.

In "A World that Works for Everyone," Work and Jobs As We Know Them Are Obsolete: The Buckminster Fuller View

L. Steven Sieden | Posted 12.05.2012 | Politics
L. Steven Sieden

As the US national election approaches, the debates continue to focus on jobs, most candidates want to create more jobs and many people believe that they are supposed to work, perhaps it's time to step back and consider the concept from Bucky Fuller's perspective.

Is Bucky Fuller's Critical Path Still Viable Today?

L. Steven Sieden | Posted 10.02.2012 | Books
L. Steven Sieden

Although the Zeitgeist Movement just selected Critical Path as the first book of the month in its new Book of the Month initiative, the question many people will ask is, "why is Critical Path more important than ever?"

Who Is Buckminster Fuller and Why Is His Message So Important Now? - A Manifesto of Possibility

L. Steven Sieden | Posted 09.23.2012 | Impact
L. Steven Sieden

Nearly 30 years after the death of the man that Marshall McLuhan labeled "the 20th century Leonardo da Vinci," Bucky's legacy and the solutions he posed for all our problems generally go unnoticed and ignored.

A Shape of Things to Come

Madison Smartt Bell | Posted 10.11.2011 | Books
Madison Smartt Bell

Hillary Johnson in the 1980s was a writer so far ahead of her time practically no one understood what she was doing.