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The signs are getting very provocative... re: Climate Crisis... this sign is one of the the most overt I've seen... 
2 hours ago
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In the physiological-biological quadrant of reality this is one way to understand these two meta-emotions (although, it is very partial)... Found this on a website... 
R.Michael Fisher posted a photo
US Presidential Candidate for Democratic Party, Marianne Williamson, whom I have written a lot about lately and in the past, is stunning many people with (in her words): "What I am seeking to do is to speak as authentically, as fiercely and as hones…
Jul 15
R.Michael Fisher posted a blog post
Part of the Fearlessness Movement is educational, involving learning where our knowledge of fear has originated in our culture, and other cultures and times. As a nice short example this teaching video (July 11, 2015) by philosopher Gregory B. Sad…
Jul 14
R.Michael Fisher left a comment for vibolevot
"Hi, welcome to the Fearlessness Movement ning. Take time to look around, and tell us more about your interests in this group. "
Jul 14
R.Michael Fisher posted a blog post
Greta Thunberg (age 16) the Swedish climate activist, reminds me of Arthur Schopenhauer (age 16)-- as I have been reading AS's biographers and his letters and how he wanted to be a philosopher at that age and spoke his critical mind about human soci…
Jul 10
R.Michael Fisher posted a blog post
New video
Dr. R. Michael Fisher, fearologist, educator and philosopher, explores existentialist frameworks within a new and exciting imaginary that goes beyond traditional philosophical and existential pursuits--he does that by taking off with a not…
Jul 7
R.Michael Fisher posted a photo
Why panic... is that how to best manage fear? 
So many articles using these kind of dramatic titles to steal attention... re: climate crisis etc. 
We have to be critical and challenge this harmful pattern... 
This is from New York Times (Feb. 2019)…
Jul 2
R.Michael Fisher posted a blog post
Hello everyone. I'm pleased to announce here the IJFS second call .docx to the 2nd issue of the International Journal of Fear Studies. 
I look forward to seeing your submissions. 
Jul 2
R.Michael Fisher posted a blog post
Anyone who knows my work on "fearanalysis" over the decades, knows that it is my own adaptation of several psychoanalysts' works, theories, etc. Ultimately, fearanalysis focuses the understading of the development and evolution of human individuals…
Jul 1
R.Michael Fisher replied to Pooja Soni's discussion The relationship between perception of threat and the experience of fear
"Pooja, congratulations on your book. I also want readers here to access past conversations on the FM ning around your work; go to https://fearlessnessmovement.ning.com/forum/a-panexperientialist-vi..."
Jun 27
R.Michael Fisher posted a blog post
In Jan. 2015 Barbara Bickel and I began the FM ning. I was then and still am the active moderator. I wrote the above mission to get things started. Now there are 80 members of the FM ning from around the world, from all kinds of backgrounds. I am wr…
Jun 26
R.Michael Fisher posted a photo
In many ways the really important issue in the Global Warming crisis of the day is how are we going to deal with these competing narratives-- of what is really going on? 
This is what causes as much fear and confusion and anger... as anything. 
It i…
Jun 23
R.Michael Fisher posted a photo
After having criticized the CBC TV in Canada on a few occasions (which they have not responded to as yet), because of their coverage of re-traumatizing events (e.g., bullying, and climate change)... I decided to make a poster for a model I am just f…
Jun 18
R.Michael Fisher left a comment for Christopher Murphy
"Hi Christopher, 
Glad you could join us... would love to hear more about you and your interests, and how you connected with the FM ning... 
Jun 14
R.Michael Fisher posted a photo
I've always been a critic of eco-fear tactics of media, in this case an Alberta University Alumni magazine cover (June 2019)... I added in the pink text words... and, find there are so many different strategies that could be used, but people seemed…
Jun 8