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The Growth Delusion

Rather than ask how to achieve more, it is time to ask, “More of what? And why?”

The Ghosts of Islands Past

Several times a month I cycle by a small island located close to the south …

Buen Vivir and the Commons

I think Buen Vivir is a proposal aimed at making visible and expressible …

The puzzling flattening of carbon emissions and the problem of global growth

There is another obvious and plausible explanation for the flat …

Earth’s Second Lung Has Emphysema

In other words, if the world’s first lung is represented by all of the tropical forests combined, the second (and perhaps larger) lung is …

Revisiting the Shale Oil Hype: Technology versus Geology

Irrespective of price, geology is trumping technology in the Bakken and Eagle Ford plays.
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Towards the Permacene

We can take the next step in our evolution, a step towards the Permacene.

#WomeninAg: Words of Wisdom from Women Farmers

For Women’s History Month, CUESA is spotlighting women who are …

Peak Oil Review - Mar 30

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

An Orchard from a Single Tree

At some point in your childhood, I hope, you ate an apple and hit upon the …

The Working of Non-violence

In the wake of the financial crisis, political elites have become …

Quebec students strike against austerity and the petro economy

A kick-off demonstration, entitled “Popular Protest Against Austerity and the Petro Economy,” was held last Saturday in Montreal, and …

Ready for the Revolution

Time for the second egalitarian revolution, don’t you think?

A Dark Knight is Better than No Knight at All: Why We Need Bitcoin Despite its Flaws

It is only by zooming in and out, and considering the interplay between …

Earth Repair – Homegrown Healing of Toxic Lands, part 2     

In her book Earth Repair, Leila Darwish provides a grassroots guide to …

Why This Tea Party Leader Is Seeing Green on Solar Energy

As a founder of the Tea Party movement, Debbie Dooley may be an unlikely …

Corporations vs. Communities: a Tale of Two Meetings

In 2015 it shouldn’t be a radical notion to want to move beyond …

Calls For Immediate Shutdown Of Illegal California Injection Wells As Regulators Host 'Aquifer Exemption Workshop'

California is a leader in renewable energy, which makes its commitment to …

Resilience Roundup - Mar 27

We’re treating soil like dirt. It’s a fatal mistake, as our …

A New Economy Will Help Save Rivers and Fisheries

Globalization and cheater economics have been destroying the world’s …

Announcing AFTERBURN: Society Beyond Fossil Fuels

Afterburn is a book of “greatest hits”, similar in that respect …

NERT-ing Out with the New England Resilience & Transition Network

On Saturday, March 21, fifty organizers and activists from all six New …
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