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Long-standing economic resistance went mainstream at People’s Climate March

Combined, the People’s Climate March on Sunday followed by Flood Wall Street the next day, uplifted a narrative around climate change that was impossible for even the most mainstream of media to ignore.

California Neighborhood Food Act Signed

On September 26, Governor Jerry Brown signed SELC's Neighborhood Food Act, …

Scots lost out in UK oil and gas endgame

Those 24 Gboe (oil and gas) hotly debated during the independence campaign …

Post-Capitalism

What is more relevant to me than the fiction of property is the …

Building Economic Democracy & Radical Inclusivity

We spoke with Aaron about the transformative power of grassroots organizing and leadership development, the prison-industrial complex, …

Recommended Reading for the UN International Year of Soils 2015

If you never thought 'dirt' could be interesting or ultra important, UNU's Robert Blasiak recommends a fascinating book demonstrating how soil …
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Building Community Through Permaculture

The idea that we can use design to strengthen relationships between parts of the city,,,is essential for the emergence of a sustainable society.

Climate Reckoning: My Own Private Coal Story

The takeaway: Strip-mining more than stripped the land; it stripped the …

"No Ordinary Conference": The Fourth Degrowth Conference in Leipzig

Degrowth is a movement built around a critique of the growth economy, which …

Peak Oil Review - Sept 29

 A weekly update, including -Oil and the Global Economy -The Middle …

Building Different Relationships Before It's Too Late   

Journalist, author and activist Chris Hedges took time during his …

#MapJam 2.0 to Put the New Economy on the Map!

This October, the Sharing Cities Network will launch the Second Annual Global #MapJam to bring activists together in cities around the world to …

Plowing Bedrock: How bad is soil erosion in US cropland?

A statement in JM Greer's blog last month challenged everything I thought I knew about soil management in American cropland.

Extracting ourselves from the extractivist mindset

Review of "This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. The Climate" by …

Free Range Child – Raising Children Connected To The Earth & Their Food (film sneak peek)

Partnering with children, parents, farmers, and professionals, we seek to …

Resilient Cities Through Public Spaces and Placemaking in Urbanization

Chances are, if you’re reading this, you care about your community.

Making Space for Flowers

...making space for nature goes beyond the world of nature reserves, …

Listen to the People, Not the Polluters

The People’s Climate March, which saw hundreds of thousands around the …

Strictly Business: Why £50 Divestment of Oil Stocks Makes Sense

Although many supporters of oil and gas will no doubt try to shift the focus …

The commons as an approach to governance, sustainable resource management and social wellbeing  

Countless examples suggest that cooperation and care for others is an …

Why Bother Composting?

Composting can seem pretty complicated. Depending on who you talk to, or …

UN-masking Climate Smart Agriculture

As women, men, peasants, smallholder family farmers, migrant, rural workers, …
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