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Bioregions: Notes on a Design Agenda

In myriad projects around the world, a new economy is emerging whose core value is stewardship, not extraction.

"What Does a Successful Artist Look Like at a Time of Global Change?"

Sarah Woods and Fern Smith are founders of Emergence and authors of Culture …

Congresswoman Declares Pipeline and Oil-by-Rail Regulatory System "Fundamentally Broken"

“The system is fundamentally broken.”

Reading I.F. Stone on Earth Day: Why we still won’t get anywhere unless we connect the dots

It is in this joyous and self-congratulatory atmosphere [of the …

It's Time to 'Do the Math' Again

A new report released today explains why contemporary climate change policy-making should be characterised as increasingly delusional.

Culturally Appropriate Urban Farming at GrowHaus in Denver

The GrowHaus, a non-profit social impact center and food oasis, in the neighborhood of Elyria-Swansea in North Denver, Colorado, is indeed a gem …
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Food Security: The Urban Food Hubs Solution

Food security demands a diversified food system that includes urban communities as locations for food production, food preparation, food distribution, and waste reduction/reuse.

Degrowth, Sustainability, and Tackling Global Inequalities

One of the provocations the degrowth movement offers is whether true …

Peak Oil Review - Apr 27

 A weekly roundup of peak oil news, including: Oil and the Global …

Chinese energy figures suggest much slower growth than advertised

Energy consumption statistics hint that China may have already begun its …

Inner Transition sans frontières!

About a year ago I started hosting on line conversations for …

Resilient Urban Systems: Where We Stand Now and Where We Need to Go

This paper draws on case studies from across the globe to assess the current innovative approaches that cities are undertaking to make their …

Oklahoma’s Clear Link Between Earthquakes and Energy Boom

Oklahoma geologist Todd Halihan talks about the stunning increase in earthquakes in Oklahoma and what can be done about it.

On the Commodification of Human Discovery

Free Knowledge is a welcome survey of alarming impacts of IP law and also …

Tossing and Turning: Our Disturbed Soils and Troubled Sleep

Missing from our understanding has been how the deep dreams of the soil …

Our Renewable Future   

How we use energy is as important as how we get it.

Food Stamps Are Worth Double at These Michigan Farmers Markets—Helping Families and Local Businesses

A program that helps low-income families and local farmers.

A Community Resilience Take on The Great Transition

A review of Bounding the Planetary Future: Why We Need a Great Transition.

Resilience Roundup - Apr 24

 Strategy of oil companies is doomed to failure.

Creating the food systems of tomorrow: A guide for cooks

We challengers need ammunition: cookbooks of facts and arguments to …

Inner Transition in Japan

Hide Enomoto, co-founder of Transition Japan, speaks to Michelle Denton …

Bounding the Planetary Future: Why We Need a Great Transition

We need an integrated approach, one that reconnects human development with …
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