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Marcello Rollando writes, in his article, The Strength of Butterflies is in Their Wings,  how it is not always numbers that make change happen, but real people, real faces, real hearts. 


by rob kall


It does not always take 50% plus one. Sometimes it takes a handful of dedicated, persevering, passionate, tenacious people to fight to make something happen. 

Sometimes small acts make huge things happen. 

Believe in that and believe that YOU may be the one who sets a sea-change in history in motion. 

Embrace your cause, or causes, and do something. Do something every day. Do something because you never know whether the something that YOU do could be the straw that breaks the camel's back, the action that shifts the power and becomes the tipping point. 

It may take a million or ten million people to try, to believe, to embrace their beliefs and to act, before that one simple action happens at the right time and place to make a difference. 

What if it could be you? What if it's today?

 

Rob Kall has spent his adult life as an awakener and empowerer-- first in the field of biofeedback, inventing products, developing software and a music recording label, MuPsych, within the company he founded in 1978-- Futurehealth, and founding, organizing and running 3 conferences: Winter Brain, on Neurofeedback and consciousness, Optimal Functioning and Positive Psychology (a pioneer in the field of Positive Psychology, first presenting workshops on it in 1985) and Storycon Summit Meeting on the Art Science and Application of Story-- each the first of their kind.  Then, when he found the process of raising people's consciousness and empowering them to take more control of their lives  one person at a time was too slow, he founded Opednews.com-- which has been the top search result on Google for the terms liberal news and progressive opinion for several years. Rob began his Bottom-up Radio show, broadcast on WNJC 1360 AM to Metro Philly, also available on iTunes, covering the transition of our culture, business and world from predominantly Top-down (hierarchical, centralized, authoritarian, patriarchal, big)  to bottom-up (egalitarian, local, interdependent, grassroots, archetypal feminine and small.) Recent long-term projects include a book, Bottom-up-- The Connection Revolution, debillionairizing the planet and the Psychopathy Defense and Optimization Project. 

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I used the acorns and the oak trees. Can you think... by Rob Kall on Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 11:41:52 AM
"One man with courage is a majority!"  ... by Paul Repstock on Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 12:39:15 PM
;-)... by Meryl Ann Butler on Monday, Apr 15, 2013 at 1:57:18 AM
Thanks for the pep talk, Rob.   My small ac... by Gary Brumback on Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 12:08:02 PM
and take a few breaths of renewal before your next... by Meryl Ann Butler on Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 12:27:04 PM
Thanks for your kind words and advice, Meryl.... by Gary Brumback on Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 1:38:05 PM
But perhaps, 'we are doing it all wrong'. Constan... by Paul Repstock on Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 12:50:04 PM
Friends, My response to what I believe troubles al... by Hal O'Leary on Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 1:06:36 PM
you should add it to the quotations bank here.&nbs... by Meryl Ann Butler on Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 1:14:46 PM
!!!!... by Paul Repstock on Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 6:29:55 PM
Paul, you know and feel exactly like I have been f... by Gary Brumback on Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 1:40:17 PM
"We can own our position mentally, without trying ... by Amy Schreiner on Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 8:01:49 PM
redwood seeds by michelle.grayI used our Image gal... by Rob Kall on Monday, Apr 15, 2013 at 1:44:34 PM
Surprising breakthroughs are close to opening path... by Mark Goldes on Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 1:16:08 PM
A family, where we can air our views and disconten... by Paul Repstock on Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 1:24:09 PM
The most important person in any movement is not t... by Philip Zack on Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 2:19:06 PM
Phillip, I have studied leaders and leadership for... by Gary Brumback on Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 5:36:37 PM
of getting up the courage to write a piece for ope... by Kevin Tully on Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 4:11:04 PM
Kevin for running for mayor and Rob for being the ... by Gary Brumback on Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 4:37:11 PM
So nice to hear.Tell us more. ... by Rob Kall on Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 7:18:25 PM
I will -- have to get through election on May 11th... by Kevin Tully on Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 7:54:46 PM
which is more often than I'd like to admit, I remi... by intotheabyss on Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 4:33:55 PM
I like to think of popcorn kernels... nothing happ... by eesabi on Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 6:55:22 PM
Yes, put those ideas out there in the consciousnes... by Cynthia Piano on Monday, Apr 15, 2013 at 3:05:54 PM