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Accelerationism… and Degrowth? The Left’s Strange Bedfellows

The accelerationists begrudged the enviros their grub-eating utopia while they ruminated on their own techno-fetishes. Was it just an armistice to prepare for a bigger battle down the road, or was there really less …

Movements, Not Presidents: The Nationwide Fight Against Neoliberalism

The public has long been without a voice—at least, without a voice …

Make Money by Conserving Water in Arizona’s Verde Valley

One of the last remaining continually flowing rivers in Arizona, the Verde …

Bruce Charles 'Bill' Mollison 1928-2016, co-founder of permaculture

Bill Mollison has left a worldwide movement of remarkable …

How Can Fossil Fuel Supplies Be Constrained?

Academics gathered in Oxford this week to discuss how to constrain fossil fuel supply as part of efforts to tackle climate change.

Amidst Sea of Monocrop Farms, Urban Garden in Iowa Cultivates Community and Diversity of Produce

Amidst Iowa’s abundance of monocrop farms, which collectively grow more corn than any other state in the union, farmer Jenny Quiner says …
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Agroecology as a Tool for Liberation: Transforming Industrial Agribusiness in El Salvador

We say that every square meter of land that is worked with agro-ecology is a liberated square meter.

The Coming of the Postliberal Era

One of the big challenges faced by any student of current events is that of …

The ‘Non-GMO’ Label Doesn’t Go Far Enough: Taking Stock of GMOs and Glyphosate

The world now has 500 million acres of GMO crops, mainly soy and corn in …

Climate Change Will Cripple Coastal Septic Systems

According to new research, many septic systems — which are simple, …

The Practical Guide to Starting a Legal Cafe is Now Available

In the guide you will learn how to get the basics of your Legal …

WIR Currency – Reinventing Social Exchange

The Swiss WIR (“We” in German) is the longest surviving social or community currency, sometimes called a complementary currency.

As Nations Embrace Paris Agreement, World’s Existing Fossil Fuels Set to Exceed its Goals

Entitled “The Sky’s Limit: Why the Paris Climate Goals Require a Managed Decline of Fossil Fuel Production,” the report says …

Dark Age America: Review

John Michael Greer’s latest nonfiction book looks at the likely …

An Objector’s Guide to the English Rural Planning System

With planning permission for a permanent rural worker’s dwelling hot …

Strangers Become Family at This Multigenerational Housing Project

The cluster of townhomes and apartments brings together low-income elders …

Slack Employment

It is a truth universally acknowledged that competitiveness is a good thing.

The Grass Really is Greener, Especially Between the Rails

If you can use your local bus service without too much inconvenience, you …

'Lockdown' Tactic Spreads to Iowa #NoDAPL Resistance

As dozens of protesters looked on, twelve activists were arrested Saturday, …

Food and the New Urban Agenda

I believe the New Urban Agenda has the potential to start a whole new …

"A Crowd, a Host of Golden Chanterelles": my Wild Mushroom Initiation

It was my first experience of wild mushroom foraging, and it was magical.

A Strategy to Stop the Funding Behind the Dakota Access Pipeline

Virtually every name in the financial pantheon has extended credit in some …
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