In June 2018, a group of spiritual teachers and leaders gathered with Spirituality & Practice and Fetzer team members at the Fetzer Institute in Kalamazoo, Michigan, to explore what practicing democracy asks of us in these times. These video interviews with selected participants were recorded during those days together. If you would like to know more about the interviewees, please follow the links to their websites.

Gregory Ellison II on Radical Hospitality

Diane Berke on Our Shared Humanity

Uvinie Lubecki on Hope for America

Micah Bucey on Showing Up

Teresa Pasquale Mateus on Hopelessness

Ed Bacon on Being a Person of Peace

Le Ly Hayslip on Happiness

Kabir Helminski on Civility in America

Lisa Sharon Harper on Stewardship and Democracy

Diane Randall on Practicing Democracy