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Finally, a pathway to make the Shift in time!

Birth 2012 and Beyond is a prophetic call for a great shift to a new era of conscious evolution. It offers the vision and roadmap for a global initiative that is even now transforming our current crises into the birth of a sustainable global civilization. Barbara calls it the Birth 2012 movement.

This book also includes groundbreaking contributions from Michael Bernard Beckwith, Jack Canfield, Jean Houston, Neale Donald Walsch, James O’Dea, Lynne McTaggart and more.

Birth 2012 and Beyond reached #4 at Amazon, #1 in Personal Transformation!

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An Essential Roadmap for Birthing a New Era!

“Barbara Marx Hubbard is our undisputed planetary midwife.”
—Marianne Williamson, New York Times #1 bestselling author

“Conscious evolution, a concept that Barbara Marx Hubbard has championed for decades, is one of the best two or three ideas of modern times.”
—Ken Wilber, author of The Integral Vision

“This inspired and visionary book offers profound wisdom for how to make the shift in time.”
—Edgar Mitchell, Apollo 14 astronaut, founder of Institute of Noetic Sciences

The Welcoming Committee for the “Birth”

Table of Contents:

Foreword: Birthing a New Era by Stephen Dinan

Part I: Envisioning the Birth

Chapter 1: Letter of Invitation to Birth 2012
Chapter 2: My Vision of the Planetary Birth
Chapter 3: The New Myth and the New Memes

Part II: Participating in the Birth

Chapter 4: The Map to Cross the Gap
Chapter 5: Creating Social Synergy

Afterword: Our Journey into the Birth and Beyond by Stephen Dinan

Part III: Welcoming the Birth

Essays by the twelve members of the Welcoming Committee

Part IV: Resources for the Birth

Barbara Marx Hubbard

Barbara Marx Hubbard has been called “the voice for conscious evolution of our time” by Deepak Chopra and is the subject of Neale Donald Walsch’s new book The Mother of Invention. A world-renowned visionary futurist, evolutionary educator and inspiring speaker, Barbara is the author of six other acclaimed books that communicate the new worldview of conscious evolution. She is teaching two seminal courses for The Shift Network: “Agents of Conscious Evolution,” (ACE)  and “Emergence: The Shift from Ego to Essence.”

She is the cofounder and chair of the Foundation for Conscious Evolution, and additionally c-founded many progressive organizations, including The Association for Global New Thought, as well as The World Future Society. In 1984 her name was placed in nomination for the vice presidency of the United States on the Democratic ticket. She is currently coproducing with The Shift Network a global multi-media event entitled, “Birth 2012: Co-Creating a Planetary Shift in Time” on Dec. 22, 2012 which aims to unify 100 million people worldwide in heart coherence and social synergy to birth a new planetary era.

Barbara’s previous books include: The Hunger of Eve, The Revelation, Conscious Evolution, Emergence and the 52 Codes for Conscious Self Evolution

Testimonials

Barbara Marx Hubbard is our undisputed planetary midwife.Marianne Williamson, New York Times #1 bestselling author

Conscious evolution, a concept that Barbara Marx Hubbard has championed for decades, is one of the best two or three ideas of modern times.Ken Wilber, author of The Integral Vision

This inspired and visionary book offers profound wisdom for how to make the shift in time.Edgar Mitchell, Apollo 14 astronaut, founder of Institute of Noetic Sciences

Praise for Birth 2012 and Beyond and for Barbara Marx Hubbard

Birth 2012 and Beyond envisions a future to embrace with love rather than face with fear. It offers individual and collective tools for giving birth to what is most beautiful in ourselves and in the world around us. Barbara Marx Hubbard is our undisputed planetary midwife.”
Marianne Williamson, New York Times #1 bestselling author

“Conscious evolution, a concept that Barbara Marx Hubbard has championed for decades, is one of the best two or three ideas of modern times.”
Ken Wilber, author of The Integral Vision

“When I saw our precious planet from space, I recognized that we must shift our consciousness and culture before we destroy our fragile home. This inspired and visionary book offers profound wisdom for how to make the shift in time.”
—Edgar Mitchell, Apollo 14 astronaut, founder of Institute of Noetic Sciences

“Success in building a sustainable world is impossible without the kind of inspired heart-focused vision that Barbara provides in this important book.”
—Alisa Gravitz, executive director of Green America

“Imagine bringing together the world’s most conscious innovators into a single campaign of personal and global transformation. What new possibilities might be unleashed? This book by our beloved visionary Barbara Marx Hubbard and her team of transformational leaders shows you how to think way out of the box—exactly what we now need!”
—Chip Conley, founder of Joie de Vivre Hotels and author of Emotional Equations

“Barbara Marx Hubbard is a true pioneer of evolutionary spirituality. Long before the rest of us, she awakened to the ‘impulse of evolution’ and became tangibly transformed by it. Her life is a compelling story of a relentless and passionate commitment to a new conception of what it means to be human in a cosmos that is awakening to itself. Birth 2012 and Beyond is a powerful introduction to her life’s message and mission.”
—Andrew Cohen, founder of EnlightenNext, author of Evolutionary Enlightenment

“Barbara Marx Hubbard is regarded across the United States and around the world as a breathtaking visionary and a brilliant conceptualizer whose insights astonish and excite the human heart, and so, are sought after everywhere.”
—Neale Donald Walsh, author of the Conversations with God series

“There is no doubt in my mind that Barbara Marx Hubbard – who helped introduce the concept of futurism to society—is the best informed human now alive regarding futurism and the foresights it has produced.”
—Buckminster Fuller

“Barbara is a true visionary, demonstrating by her words and actions her commitment to a sustainable future.”
—John Denver

“Renowned as a futurist, Barbara Marx Hubbard also plants her feet firmly in today.”
—Gene Roddenberry

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Birth 2012 and Beyond: Humanity’s Great Shift to the Age of Conscious Evolution

Explaining how the planet’s myriad crises are actually the birth pangs of a new Earth, this inspired exploration is Barbara Marx Hubbard’s prophetic call for a planetary shift. It explores the aftermath of the coming planetary renaissance that she has heralded for decades, and introduces an established popular global movement to cocreate a massive transition around a symbolic “Planetary Birthday” event on December 22, 2012.