Steve reflects on the campus protests, observing the interplay between the protestors’ mixed motivations, which include both worldcentric morality and ethnocentric morality. He discusses how the protests provide a window into the current state of the progressive postmodern worldview overall. He then concludes by observing that the liberation of the Palestinian people ultimately requires an embrace of nonviolent resistance, as exemplified by the successful resistance movements lead by Gandhi and MLK. However, as long as Hamas remains in the picture, such a nonviolent path to liberation will be stymied.

Steve McIntosh Presents New 3-Answer Political AI Chatbot

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David Storey Critiques Patrick Deneen’s book “Regime Change”

At our monthly Zoom meetup, David Storey gave a thoughtful analysis of Patrick Deneen’s book “Regime Change.” During his presentation, he delved into the ways in which a developmental perspective, as well as Plato’s teachings, can offer valuable insights into the beliefs and ideologies of the New Right.

Looking At Israel and the Arab World Through a Developmental Lens with Jeff Salzman

Jeff Salzman, podcast host of the Daily Evolver and senior fellow at the Institute for Cultural Evolution, presented to our monthly Zoom meetup group on the recent conflict in Israel.

Honoring BOTH Indigenous and European Wisdom Traditions with Steve McIntosh

Both the Left and Right seek to honor and preserve ancient ways of knowing. What do both have in common? Respect for tradition. In this conversation, Steve McIntosh and David Storey dig into Steve’s latest article, “Making Peace with America’s History by Honoring Both Indigenous and European Traditions.”

The End of Race Glenn Loury, John McWhorter & Greg Thomas
On The Glenn Show

Debating Deracialization | Glenn Loury, John McWhorter & Greg Thomas | The Glenn Show

Glenn Loury Speaks with Steve McIntosh
on The Glenn Show

Professor Loury is a courageous thought leader who transcends left and right. In this podcast, Glenn and Steve discuss developmental politics and the work of the Institute for Cultural Evolution think tank.

Developmental Politics Videos and Podcasts

This section includes Steve Mcintosh’s popular “5-Minute Videos” on overcoming polarization, as well as other videos and podcasts related to developmental politics.

Post Progressive Inquiries

Post-Progressive Inquiries, hosted by The Daily Evolver, is a video podcast wherein co-hosts Jeff Salzman and Steve McIntosh discuss how the emerging post-progressive worldview is shaping politics, economics, education, business, and other domains of culture and society. Jeff and Steve also interview other leaders and luminaries to explore how their work relates to post-progressive thought and integral philosophy in general.

Developmental Politics Video Course

Hyperpolarization in American politics has divided our nation, government, friendships, and even our families. The need to find a way forward feels urgent yet unclear. Join Steve McIntosh, author and president of the Institute for Cultural Evolution, for his 9-part course, Becoming Part of the Solution—a deep dive into a developmental approach to politics where the remedy is found in the evolution of consciousness itself.

By clearly recognizing the deep value structures of our democracy, Steve shows how we can overcome our political hatreds and discover a powerful interdependence inherent in America’s overall “cultural ecosystem.” The course, based on Steve’s acclaimed 2020 book: Developmental Politics, is produced and hosted by The Aligned Center in New York.

Developmental Politics Course Clips

Developmental Politics Course Clips

These short video clips are excerpted from Steve McIntosh’s 9-week Zoom course entitled: Becoming Part of the Solution: A Course in Post-Progressive Politics. The course, hosted by The Aligned Center in New York, was held from February to April 2021. These 9 clips provide a brief introduction to some central elements of post-progressive political philosophy. The clips also address common questions frequently posed by those who are new to this approach.

The Daily Evolver

The Daily Evolver, with Jeff Salzman, examines current events through a developmental lens. Jeff has been hosting the podcast for over 10 years, covering development in politics, art, culture, and spirituality with guests across the integral movement. 

The Daily Evolver is broadcast live every Wednesday at 1pm MT on the Developmental Politics Facebook Group. The most recent episode is available here at The Developmentalist, and the archive of previous episodes is available at The Daily Evolver.

Carter Phipps

Thinking Ahead

Your world is evolving—find out how with Carter Phipps, co-author of the Wall St. Journal bestseller Conscious Leadership, and cofounder of the Institute for Cultural Evolution. The weekly podcast explores the movements, trends, people, and ideas that are shaping our evolving world. As an unapologetic generalist, an optimist, and an integrative thinker, Carter enjoys the opportunity to interview a diverse range of thinkers. Thinking Ahead helps advance many of the ideas and political approaches that the Institute for Cultural Evolution was founded to pursue.

This Week in the News

Jeff Salzman gives his unique developmental take on the news and opinion of the day. Tune in to find out how the emerging developmental perspective can help make sense of our hyper-polarized culture and politics, and more importantly, show us the way forward out of it.

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