David Boyle is an associate at the N ew Economics Foundation and the author of Authenticity: Brands, Fakes, Spin and the Lust for Real Life (Flamingo). Sandy B rown is a ceramicist. Sw a ti C h o p ra is an editor o f Life Positive Plus, a magazine devoted to spirituality and holistic living. G eo rg in a C la rson lives and works in an Emmaus community. L au re n t Parks D a lo z works at the Whidbey Institute, USA. Roger D e a k in is the author of Waterlog (Vintage). L a r ry Dossey is the fo rm er Chief of Staff of Medical City Dallas Hospital and author of Healing Beyond The Body (Tim e W arner). John K. G ra n d e is author o f Art Nature Dialogues: Interviews with Environmental Artists (State University of N ew York Press). Ray G re e k is the Medical D ire c to r of Europeans For Medical Advancement. C o lin H o dgetts is Vicar of Hartland. Satish K um a r is author o f No Destination: An Autobiography (Green Books). D aphne L am b e r t runs The Green Cuisine School of Food and Health, at Penrhos in Herefordshire. M a r k Lynas is the author of High Tide: News from a Warming World (Flamingo). Shakti M a ir a is an artist, philosopher and educationist based in N ew Delhi, India. Ken M a r t in is a lecturer at the University of Plymouth. Baby M a th ew s is the D ire c to r of Somatheeram Ayurvedic Centre, India. Charles M on tagu is co-founder o fT he Health Partnership, an integrated holistic and medical centre in London. C h r is ta M u l le r is D ire c to r of the Intercultural Foundation in Munich, Germany. David N ic ho ls on -L o rd is the author of Green Cities — And Why We Need Them (N ew Economics Foundation). Misha N o r la n d is founder of the School of Homeopathy in Devon. Jules P r e t t y is Professor o f Environment and Society at the University of Essex. D r C .A . R am an is Chief Physician at Somatheeram Ayurvedic Centre, India. Mary-Jayne Rust is a Jungian Analyst and a rt therapist. Sophie S ty le is a trained birth companion, w r ite r and activist. Kash G ab r ie le T o rs e llo is a photographer and author of The Heart o f Kashmir. A n to n y T u rn e r is Project Manager fo r the ‘Business & Sustainability’ courses at Schumacher College, and D ire c to r of CarbonSense.
C O N T REGULARS 3 WELCOME HEALTHY PLANET, HEALTHY PEOPLE SATISH K U M A R
9 U PTHE ELEPHANT AND
ROUNDTHE CASTLE O N B E C OM IN G N O C T U R N A L DAVID N IC H O L S O N -L O R D
3 3 TOUCHSTONE A SIGN FROM SE YM O U R C O L IN H O D G E T T S
41 POETRY B E R N A R D T. H A R R IS O N T E R R Y G IFFO RD KENNETH STEVEN JANE R O U T H
5 2 VISIONARIES H ENRY DAVID T H O R E A U LAU R EN T PARKS D A LO Z
5 4 THE COLOUR OF CRAFTS OF SEA AND SHORESANDY B ROW N
5 5 RECIPES SOUPED-UP DAPHNE LAMBERT
5 6 A SENSE OF PLACE K ASHM IR KASH GABRIELE TORSELLO
5 8 LETTERTOTHE EDITORS
ENTS FEATU RES 10 HEALING THE AIR A N T O N Y T U R N E R To live in harmony with our planet we need a rapid global awakening.
I 2 MIND MATTERS CHARLES M O N T A G U We can discover the source o f most o f our problems by look in g within ourselves.
14 UNNECESSARY EXPERIMENTSRAY GREEK Testing medicines on animals only benefits big business.
I 6 SEEKING HEALTH IN AN AILING WORLD MARY-JAYNE RUST Personal pain, g r ie f and social breakdown are intimately connected to environmental distress.
19 HERBAL HEALING BABY M ATHEW S Restoring health is more important than suppressing illness.
21 PRESERVING HEALTH D R C .A . R A M A N We need to take care o f the body before it becom es ill.
2 2 LET LIKE CURE LIKE MISHA N O R L A N D That which brings about a set o f symptoms will also cure them.
2 4 WOMB TO WORLD SOPHIE STYLE We need nothing less than a revolution in our attitudes towards conception, pregnancy, birth and parenting.
2 7 IN THE FIELD JULES P R E TTY A living from the land.
2 8 IMMORTALITY L A R R Y DOSSEY Universal mind opposes barriers, boundaries and bigotry.
3 4 THE HEART O FTHE MATTER CH R IS DRURY: Interview by John K. Grande Speaking o f Earth and other times.