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About Western Dharma

 

About the author 

 

Justin Whitaker grew up on a dirt road 10 miles from the nearest town in Montana. In college he stumbled upon philosophy and Buddhism, two loves that have carried him around the world ever since. He now holds a PhD in Buddhist ethics from the University of London and lives in the US.


 

Western Dharma is published monthly.

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Buddhists Reflect on the US Midterm Elections
The road to political and spiritual change
Uploaded 13 Nov 2018
United by Our Common Vows: Tenku Ruff on Soto Zen in North America
Manifesting the Dharma through diversity, equity, and inclusion
Uploaded 11 Oct 2018
Renaissance or Dead End? The New Debate on Psychedelic Drug Use by North American Buddhists
Do psychedelics have a place in Buddhist practice?
Uploaded 13 Sep 2018
Pascale Engelmajer: Mothering as a Radical Way of Viewing Buddhism
Identifying and challenging gender bias in Buddhist practice
Uploaded 8 Aug 2018
Fostering Compassion Through Breaking Bias: Anurag Gupta Asks Us to BE MORE
Moving beyond the pettiness of greed, hatred, and delusion
Uploaded 11 Jul 2018
Tough Choices, Deep Joys: Engaged Buddhism with Katie Loncke of the Buddhist Peace Fellowship
Bridging Buddhism with social and ecological justice
Uploaded 25 Jun 2018
No Easy Answers: Gesshin Claire Greenwood on Zen Life, Capitalism, and Feminism
Thoughts on the future of Buddhism in the West
Uploaded 23 May 2018
Dr. Eliot Tokar: Cultivating Tibetan Medicine in the West
Sustaining an ancient heritage
Uploaded 25 Apr 2018
Healing a Heart and a Community: Andrea Winn and Project Sunshine
On growing up in the Shambhala community, years of abuse, and the hope of bringing healing to others.
Uploaded 28 Mar 2018
Creating a Compassionate Civilization: An Interview with Robertson Work
Author of A Compassionate Civilization offers a vision of a sustainable future
Uploaded 9 Feb 2018
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