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Descriptions of Rational Island Publishers DVDs

 

BLACK & WHITE DVDS

 

DVD 1

DISCHARGING THE PATTERNS OF WHITE RACISM

(1 hour, 20 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

Four demonstrations on discharging white racism.      

 

DVD 2

RECLAIMING OUR POWER

(1 hour, 20 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

An early lecture and demonstrations on reclaiming one’s power.     

 

DVD 3

CHALLENGING THE CHRONIC PATTERN

(1 hour, 26 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

Lectures and demonstrations on discharging chronic patterns. (Excellent content, though visual and sound quality are uneven.)  

 

DVD 4

COUNSELING ON CLASSIST OPPRESSION

(37 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

Discharging the patterns of classist oppression (both the oppressed and oppressor roles)—two demonstrations.       

 

DVD 5

A YOUNG PERSON’S CHALLENGE TO YOUNG PEOPLE’S OPPRESSION

(32 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

In a demonstration, a young person rejects, discharges on, and re-evaluates young people’s oppression.        

 

DVD 6

COUNSELING ON SEXIST OPPRESSION

(1 hour, 27 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

A brief lecture and five demonstrations on sexist

oppression—four with women, one with a man.          

 

DVD 8

COUNSELING ON THE PATTERNS OF ANTI-SEMITISM (ANTI-JEWISH OPPRESSION)

(2 hours) with Harvey Jackins

The theory for understanding and combating anti-Jewish oppression. Four demonstrations—two with Jews, two with non-Jews (one an Arab).      

 

DVD 9

A RATIONAL POLICY ON SEXUALITY

(45 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

A lecture on sexuality—an important step forward.    

 

DVD 10

THE ORIGINS OF CLASSIST OPPRESSION AND THE REMEDY

(1 hour, 25 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

A lecture on the origins of and methods for dealing with classist oppression.        

 

DVD 11

COUNSELING ON THE PATTERNS OF HOMOSEXUAL OPPRESSION

(25 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

Demonstrations with a person oppressed for being homosexual, and on homophobia.    

 

DVD 12

COUNSELING ON PHYSICAL HURTS

(50 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

The theory and practice of counseling on physical hurts.        

 

DVD 13

THE OPPRESSION OF PHYSICALLY DIFFERENT PEOPLE 

(42 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

A person oppressed for having disabilities discharges internalized oppression.    

 

DVD 14

JEWISH LIBERATION

(1 hour, 12 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

Demonstrations on the beginnings of liberation from anti-Jewish oppression and on a firm commitment by a Gentile ally. Anti-Jewish oppression in world affairs.         

 

COLOR DVDS

 

DVD 101

TAKING CHARGE No. 1

(1 hour, 30 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

Key issues facing the RC Communities in the 1980s. Also, counseling with attention outside distress, and on ageism.          

 

DVD 102

TAKING CHARGE No. 2

(1 hour, 30 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

The structure of the RC Communities. How we relate to each other in RC. Demonstrations on fear of nuclear holocaust and on using the women’s commitment.

 

DVD 103

TAKING CHARGE No. 3

(1 hour, 30 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

Three frontier areas: ending the pattern of paying attention to distress, counseling with attention away from distress, and the Wygelian leaders’ group.  

 

DVD 104

TAKING CHARGE No. 4

(1 hour, 44 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

Building one’s own Community. The frontier counseling of leaders. An activists‘ commitment.

 

DVD 105

TAKING CHARGE No. 5 

(1 hour, 15 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

A talk on addictions. Also, two demonstrations: A black woman counsels on “white” and attention away from distress; and someone promises to see that everything works well. Questions and answers about recovering from anesthesia and surgery.

 

DVD 201

A JEWISH COMMITMENT AGAINST ISOLATION

(45 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

A universal commitment for Jews, and two demonstrations—a good example of how theory and practice continually evolve in RC.           

 

DVD 202

NO LIMITS FOR WOMEN

(2 hours) with Harvey Jackins

Demonstrations with three women that illustrate advanced work toward re-emergence.

 

DVD 203

COUNSELING WITH THE USE OF COMMITMENTS

(2 hours) with Harvey Jackins

Commitments, and their use for working-class people, Chicanos/as, men, women, parents, and United

Statesers.      

 

DVD 204

THE HUMAN SIDE OF HUMAN BEINGS: AN INTRODUCTION TO RC

(1 hour, 15 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

An introduction to the theory and practice of RC.        

 

DVD 205

THE WORLD OF WOMEN: THE NAIROBI WOMEN’S CONFERENCE

(1 hour, 20 minutes)

Diane Balser, Barbara Love, and others, on their taking RC to the United Nations Women’s Conference in Nairobi, Kenya.

 

DVD 206

HOW A RATIONAL ORGANIZATION CAN GROW AND FUNCTION: THE RC WORLD CONFERENCE IN MONTREAL

(1 hour, 15 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

The worldwide RC Community deciding organizational and financial policy.       

 

DVD 207

SOUND FUNDAMENTALS AND ADVANCED PROGRESS IN RC THEORY

(45 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

Advanced concepts in RC spring directly from the clarification of the fundamental concepts.    

 

DVD 208

DECISIVE COUNSELING

(40 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

What are the central elements of being excellent, decisive counselors? A report and three demonstrations.     

 

DVD 209

THE WYGELIAN LEADERS’ GROUP

(40 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

A demonstration of the simple and effective functioning of the Wygelian type of leaders’ organization.          

 

DVD 210

WHY WOMEN MUST EMPHASIZE WOMEN’S ISSUES

(1 hour, 50 minutes) with Diane Balser

A demonstration of the necessary prioritizing of women’s issues and women reclaiming their power.

 

DVD 211

WOMEN’S REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS

(1 hour, 5 minutes) with Diane Balser

Women’s reproductive rights. A talk, demonstrations, and questions and answers.         

 

DVD 212

HOW PARENTS CAN COUNSEL THEIR CHILDREN

(1 hour, 50 minutes) with Tim Jackins

Questions and answers at a gather-in for parents and allies of parents.       

 

DVD 213

MEN’S LIVES: PANEL #1

(1 hour, 54 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

Five men share what it’s been like growing up male, from infancy to the present, in U.S. society.         

 

DVD 214

NO ANCESTORS, NO DESCENDANTS

(53 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

A short talk and several demonstrations. (The notion that we “descend” from each other can be dispensed with.)    

 

DVD 215

FRONTIER COMMITMENTS

(2 hours) with Harvey Jackins

Advanced theory, and six demonstrations, on the “frontier” commitments.           

 

DVD 216

COUNSELING THE VERY YOUNG

(1 hour, 14 minutes) with Tim Jackins and others

Tim Jackins on counseling the very young. Patty

Wipfler, Lenore Kenny, and Tim respond to questions.          

 

DVD 217

BREAKING FREE FROM RACISM

(1 hour, 40 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

Methods for white people to discharge racism and reclaim their full humanity.    

 

DVD 218

PEOPLE OF COLOR AND BLACK PEOPLE: TWO PANELS

(1 hour, 24 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

Twenty-one Co-Counselors targeted by racism answer questions and discharge. Black RCers answer questions about being Black and about being Black in Re-evaluation Counseling.           

 

DVD 219

SUPPORTING LEADERS AND HANDLING ATTACKS

(1 hour, 20 minutes) with Tim Jackins

Why leaders get attacked and what to do about it. How to discharge our fears of handling such attacks.         

 

DVD 220

ADVANCED RE-EMERGENCE AND FRONTIER COUNSELING

(1 hour, 55 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

Planning for steady re-emergence. How to keep thinking while counseling on chronic patterns, and how to use the frontier commitments.          

 

DVD 221

MEN AGAINST SEXISM

(1 hour, 35 minutes)

Charlie Kreiner counsels a man and several women on sexism.        

 

DVD 222

BATTLING INTERNALIZED SEXISM

(1 hour, 20 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

 A woman discharges on internalized sexism.   

 

DVD 223

FOUNDATIONS OF FAMILY WORK

(1 hour) with Tim Jackins and Chuck Esser

Talks on showing caring, common distresses that come up in family work, and moving things forward for children and their families.        

 

DVD 224

AN INTRODUCTION TO RE-EVALUATION COUNSELING AND FAMILY WORK

(1 hour, 10 minutes) with Tim Jackins

An introduction to Co-Counseling with a focus on young children and how they heal from hurts. A description of RC family work. Questions and answers.     

 

DVD 225

COUNSELING WITH ATTENTION AWAY FROM DISTRESS

(2 hours) with Harvey Jackins

The importance of counseling with attention away from distress. The Exchange of Roles, “Why Do You Love Me, Counselor?” the Understatement.     

 

DVD 226

ELIMINATING WHITE RACISM NOW

(1 hour, 10 minutes) with Tim Jackins

A talk on the central importance of eliminating white racism, and a demonstration with an African-heritage woman, on racism.  

 

DVD 227

“PAIRED COMMITMENTS”

(1 hour, 37 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

Forming “paired commitments” (in which two people make a lifelong commitment to each other and take responsibility for each other’s re-emergence).        

 

DVD 228

“THE UNDERSTATEMENT”

(55 minutes) with Harvey Jackins

A talk on Understatements and three demonstrations illustrating the use of them.

 

DVD 229

UNDERSTATEMENTS (AND MORE), IN SPANISH AND ENGLISH

(2 hours) with Harvey Jackins

Several demonstrations using Understatements.          

 

DVD 230

THE ENDING OF RACISM

(1 hour, 33 minutes)

Video interviews with twenty Co-Counselors representing African-heritage, Asian-heritage, Chicano/a, Indigenous, Latino/a, Mizrachi, Palestinian, and mixed-heritage people, showing the effects of racism on their lives and the effectiveness of RC in ending racism. A project of United to End Racism.        

 

DVD 231

THE ROLE OF WHITE PEOPLE IN ENDING RACISM

(1 hour) with Tim Jackins

A talk at a United to End Racism workshop at the NGO Forum of the United Nations World Conference Against Racism, in Durban, South Africa, August 2001.

 

DVD 232

UNITED TO END RACISM

(1 hour, 24 minutes)

Undertakings and experiences of United to End Racism at the United Nations World Conference Against Racism, in Durban, South Africa, August 2001.           

 

DVD 233

REACHING NEW PEOPLE WITH OUR WORK TO END RACISM

(1 hour, 51 minutes)

Ten- to fifteen-minute segments from ten of the United to End Racism workshops at the United Nations World Conference Against Racism, in Durban, South Africa, August 2001.

 

DVD 234

WORKING FOR MEN’S LIBERATION

 (1 hour, 48 minutes) with Tim Jackins

Men’s panels, two demonstrations, and several talks on applying RC theory to men’s liberation.          

 

DVD 235

VIEWS OF RC 2005: TALKS FROM THE PRE-WORLD AND WORLD CONFERENCES

(4 hours) with Tim Jackins

Two-DVD set of talks, for $30.      

 

DVD 236 (RCTU 13)

RC LEADERS, ON CLASS ISSUES

(19 minutes) Talks by Tim Jackins and the four International Liberation Reference Persons who lead class-based constituencies.   

 

DVD SET 1

HARVEY JACKINS FOUNDATION SET 1

A set of three DVDs of Harvey’s talks and demonstrations: DVD numbers 2, 8, and 9 (see descriptions under those numbers). $25           

 

DVD SET 2

HARVEY JACKINS FOUNDATION SET 2

A set of three DVDs of Harvey’s talks and demonstrations: DVD numbers 204, 225, and 228 (see descriptions under those numbers). $25     

 

DVD 237

AVIDEO INTRODUCTION TO THE WORK OF HARVEY JACKINS

A video introduction to the work of harvey Jackins

Eight excerpts from the large collection of videos of Harvey doing lectures and demonstrations, spanning the decades of RC.       

 

DVD 238

MOVING TOWARD LIBERATION

Reports from the International Liberation Reference Persons and International Commonality Reference Persons in San Jose, California, USA, in September 2011. $15 

 

DVD 239

NO LIMITS FOR WOMEN—BEIJING PLUS 20

(2 hours, 37 minutes)

A 2-DVD set with excerpts from seven workshops led by No Limits for Women at the UN Commission on the Status of Women Beijing Plus 20 NGO Forum, in March 2015. $25      

 


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