Videos to inspire and inform

Below are a collection of articles and videos offering discussions about the current system, alternatives to this system, and how we could to move towards better ways of living within our current system. We also share research and stories to educate and uplift you.

Inspiring stories

What do we truly need in our lives? Mathias Lefebvre at TEDxQueenstown
Life is easy. Why do we make it so hard? | Jon Jandai | TEDxDoiSuthep
Living beyond limits | Amy Purdy | TEDxOrangeCoast
Kelli Jean Drinkwater: Enough with the fear of fat
Living without shame: How we can empower ourselves | Whitney Thore | TEDxGreensboro
Why we’re unhappy — the expectation gap | Nat Ware | TEDxKlagenfurt

Tedx Talks about the human brain

Who decides what you think? Not you.

Staffan Ehde

After watching this, your brain will not be the same | Lara Boyd | TEDxVancouver
Forget big change, start with a tiny habit
BJ Fogg at TEDxFremont

Getting Happpy

Planting Seeds Of Happiness The Danish Way | Malene Rydahl | TEDxINSEADSingapore
Why we’re unhappy — the expectation gap | Nat Ware | TEDxKlagenfurt
The Ten Keys to Happier Living | Vanessa King | TEDxStPeterPort

A more serious watch

No problem can be solved from the same level of consciousness that created it.


Albert Eienstien

The Corporation
97% Owned
Four Horsemen
The Story of Stuff

And to visit the Story of Stuff Project where there are alternatives

Introduction to The Art of Living Foundation and Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
Sri Sri Ravi Shankar’s Top 10 Rules For Success (@SriSri)

Look at things Differently

In the media

Climate Change

Charitable Trust – social enterprise

This social enterprise brings a culinary experience to central Wellington as refugee women from different middle eastern countries are united to share their food and all profits are returned to business. Read the full story »


Foraging for Food in New Zealand

Seaweed, mushrooms, wild parsnips and watercress. A bounty awaits those who forage for food. We talk to environmental researcher and forager Peter Langlands.