restricted access   Volume 27, Number 2, Spring 2012

Table of Contents


The Tea Party and the Remaking of Republican Conservatism, and: Vultures’ Picnic, and: Childism: Confronting Prejudice Against Children, and: Lazarus, Come Forth!, and: Reclaiming the Bible for a Non-Religious World, and: The Meaning of the Bible (review)

p. 1

The Occupy Movement: Analyses of a Reshaped Political Landscape

p. 1

Readers Respond

pp. 3-4


Occupy Passover Seders and Easter Gatherings

pp. 5-8

Politics and Society

Obama, Palestine, and the United Nations

pp. 9-13

The Walls of the Reform Movement’s “Big Tent”

pp. 14-61


Healing the World Through Consciousness Exploration

pp. 36-70

Consciousness Studies and a Transformation of the Western Worldview

pp. 40-71

Rethinking Religion

Jesus Kept Kosher: The Jewish Christ of the Gospel of Mark

pp. 43-67

The Religious Counterculture

pp. 45-68

Finding Manna in the Age of Monsanto

pp. 47-69



Our Saving Grace: A Relational Mode of Being

pp. 49-50

The Growth of a Global Community

pp. 50-52

Assimilation for Muslims and Jews?

pp. 52-54

Melancholia in the Subjunctive Mood

pp. 54-56

Setting the Record Straight: The Arabs, Zionism, and the Holocaust

pp. 56-59


Night Stop

p. 72

Special Section : The Occupy Movement

Loving and Supporting Occupy

pp. 18-21

The Spirituality of Occupy

pp. 22-23

What’s Next for Occupy

pp. 24-25

Sustaining the Occupy Movement

pp. 26-62

Localization: The Economics of Happiness

pp. 29-31

Horizontalidad and Territory in the Occupy Movements

pp. 32-63

Occupy’s Message to the Food Movement: Bridge the Class Divides

pp. 34-64