Am a fan of Vladimir Meagre's Ringing Cedars books which begins with a book called Anastasia. These books contain a different perspective on everything......how everything did work in the last great civilization and how it can work again.....getting us all back to nature in whatever small ways we each can manage.
Also a fan of Adyashanti and his profound American way of teaching us to Meditate. He is not searching out disciples or attempting to build an empire. He is the most enlightened being to come along in decades, especially in the West, he offers it All, but do you really want it, that's the real question!
There is no such thing as Hope! Either you do it or you don't do it!
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by
Begin to downsize the armed forces; revamp education making is more practical, letting the students assist with the teaching process and put stringent laws into effect governing corporate ethics and penalties for corporate rape, pillage and plundering.
What/who changed my life and why
Brother Sun, Sister Moon because it told the story of how how our society exists for one purpose, making money and it shows that there is so much joy to gain through LOVE!