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John Muir’s Last Stand

One hundred years on from John Muir's death his legacy is under attack.

Heft Notes: Naomi Klein's "This Changes Everything"

Detailed summary of Naomi Klein's important new book on activist strategy to …

Peak Oil Notes - Dec 25

Oil futures have been volatile this week, swinging $1-2 a barrel on the …

Greed explained: J. Paul Getty, Aristotle and the Maximum Power Principle

The quest for an ample supply of energy is, in fact, at the heart …

Happy Holidays from Resilience.org !

We'll be taking a holiday break and posting lightly over the next few days.

Becoming Indigenous: Settling a Population Adrift in an Unstable World

Who now lives fully integrated with a clan, tribe, or other group ‘emplaced’ for many generations in a particular location and fully …
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Responding to the Prison Industrial Complex with Permaculture and Resilience

People are also the environment, we are our own ecological system integrated into the larger systems.

Fracking Fracas: The Trouble with Optimistic Shale Gas Projections by the U.S. Department of Energy

The implications of the EIA being wrong on its projections of cheap and …

Review: The Great Transition - The New Paradigm

Here, I round up what I believe to be the five most significant …

Everything’s Coming Together While Everything Falls Apart

As it happens, the planet’s changing climate now demands that we …

With Water, Life Returns to the Colorado River Delta

Last spring, on the eighth day of the release of Colorado River …

Duluth City Council Unanimously Passes Seed Sharing Resolution

Seed activists can put a mark in the win column. Recently, the city council in Duluth, Minnesota passed a resolution supporting seed saving and …

Renewables Competitive Though Not Yet at Scale

Investment in renewables worldwide has picked up steam.

From Bad to Worse: A Roadmap to Global Burning

The “Lima call for climate action” which came out of the recent …

Response by Giorgos Kallis to Brian Davey’s review of Degrowth

If climate disaster, degrowth and whatever else the future holds for us is …

Kids on Chicago’s West Side Break the School-to-Prison Pipeline with Restorative Circles

“How can we create an environment that doesn’t just respond …

Are small-scale renewable energy grids already starting to replace mega-utility corporations?

Increasing efficiencies in energy storage and transmission combined with …

Review: "Corporations are not People"

The title says it all: Corporations Are Not People.

As New York Bans Fracking, Calls for Moratorium in Pennsylvania Grow Stronger

Some environmental advocates are calling for Pennsylvania to undertake a …

Christmas in June

Suppress your anger now, folks, because I am going to share a handy idea for …

Review: The Great Transition - The End of Growth?

We are on the verge of a major tipping point in the way civilization works.

Peak Oil Review - Dec 22

A weekly review including: Oil and the Global Economy, The Middle East & …
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