It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World.
As a child I can remember watching the 1963 movie It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World. This madcap comedy presented a caricature of American society in the early 1960’s. Today I’d say we are truly living in a Mad X 4 world. How can we understand what we are in the middle of ? Where is truth? Who can we trust? Things seem upside down and the center is no longer holding.
Here’s an interview that presents a fascinating take on life in August 2018. Gender, shadow, the Drama Triangle, development of consciousness and radical responsibility. Is the leading edge of cultural evolution sustainable, or merely an unsustainable transitional phase? Click HERE for a very interesting conversation with a Zen lineage holder who is also deeply informed by the INTEGRAL perspective. Doshin Nelson Roshi offers some very useful breadcrumbs to follow as a pathway out of our current cultural state of “Aperspectival Madness.”