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Cooperative Growth and/or Regional Cooperative Development?

Regional cooperative development based on grass-rooted practitioner wisdom has become more than an aspiration...

An Interview with Agroecologist Jairo Restrepo

My mission now is to defend life. This is my purpose, my instinct, but also …

Greece and the Limits to Growth

Certainly there is reason to pause and to question the idea of infinite …

The Mystery of the Missing Carbon

It’s a whodunit with huge consequences for life on Earth.

The “Sixth Extinction” Adds Urgency to Habitat and Climate Protection

It’s now unequivocal: the sixth great spasm of species extinctions has begun. We – homo sapiens – are its cause. And only we …

Peak Oil Review - July 6

A weekly review including Oil and the Global Economy, The Middle East & North Africa, China, Russia/Ukraine, Greece, The Briefs.
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The Limits to Growth and Greece: Systemic or Financial collapse?

But, could it be that all the financial circus that we are seeing dancing in and around Greece be just the effect of much deeper causes?

Lab rats and the corruption of how we count

The numbers that come our way are calculated and disseminated by people who …

Citizens Can Sue Fracking Companies for Earthquake Damage, Says Oklahoma Supreme Court

Oklahoma almost never used to have earthquakes. But in the last six years …

Greece: the bad apple of the bunch?

If the "Limits to Growth" model describes the present situation, …

Joel Salatin: The Pursuit Of Food Freedom

We need to celebrate and energize the public to defend the freedom …

Sowing Seeds of Strength: Farmers of Color Tell Their Stories

“The chosen story for people of color in agriculture seems to play out on repeat, reducing our agrarian identity to slavery or farm labor …

Resilience Roundup - July 3

The World is Defenceless Againts the Next Financial Crisis Warns BIS | Global Climate Pact Gains Momentum as China, U.S. and Brazil Detail Plans | …

It Was the Creditors who Pushed Greece over the Edge

If they had truly cared, the creditors could have easily prevented a …

Will Climate Chaos Reign in the Anthropocene?

“Far from being self-stabilizing, the Earth’s climate system is …

The Art of Journalism

It could be said that journalism, the world over, is in a bad place these days.

Living Co-operatively: Everyday Dissent

Co-operatives (housing, energy, food and worker) act in opposition to the …

I Live In A FarmUNtopia

If the new notion of local farming and food production is to endure, it must …

What Does Community Mean?

Community is an important buzzword these days. People recognize that social …

Defra Reports Reveals Extent of Impacts on People Living near Fracking Wells

People that live near fracking sites could be affected by health problems …

The Dream of the Machine

The fact that one narrowly defined aspect of the universe seems to behave …

Peak Oil Notes - July 2

 A midweek update. Despite a rally on Tuesday, New York oil …
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