Category: Reconnecting with Self

Who Was John Muir, Really?

By Chad Hanson, Ph.D. We have often been conditioned to think idealistically about great historical figures as icons, institutions, or superheroes, despite the historical context of their times, but that’s a mistake. They are all people, and their lives have arcs that may involve… Continue Reading “Who Was John Muir, Really?”

For People, for Nature – Acknowledging the Racist Within

One of my greatest, personal challenges is to acknowledge and correct a fundamental part of who I am – a racist. It’s not like I put on a white hood and roam around fire bombing black churches. No, what I am talking about is… Continue Reading “For People, for Nature – Acknowledging the Racist Within”