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We Have Enough Together: Talking Resilience with Vicki Robin

The more you connect with other people the more their resources are in your problem-solving process. We have enough. We have enough together, but nobody has enough by themselves.

Thinking Outside of the Box

In the North of Paris, the Carton plein association collects, cleans and …

Meet the Beetles

One of nature’s most important and overlooked carbon farmers is also …

Energy, the repressed: Paging Dr. Freud

Today, a new psychological repression hides in plain sight. It is …

Naomi Klein: Obama Makes Strides Toward Reducing Coal—But We Still Have a Long Way to Go

As scientists warn 2015 is on pace to become the Earth’s hottest year on record, President Obama has unveiled his long-awaited plan to slash …

Once Burned, Twice Shy? Utica Shale Touted to Investors As Shale Drillers Continue Posting Losses

For the past several weeks, the drilling industry — hammered by bad financial results — has begun promoting its next big thing: the …
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The Case for a “Jazz Revolution” Against Corporate Capitalism

Should checkerboard revolutionaries let their preference for incremental, open-ended process get in the way of opportunities for concrete, society-wide progress?

Anchors a Way to Revive Struggling Cities

In urban development circles, strategies that leverage the staying power and …

Size Matters: An Interview with Small-Acreage Farmer, Jean-Martin Fortier

More and more, Millennials, myself included, are demonstrating a renewed …

'Perfect Storm' Engulfing Canada's Economy Perfectly Predictable

Economists, an irrational tribe of short-sighted mathematicians, are now …

Re-Imagining Climate Justice at the COP: Finding Our Frontlines at a Gathering in Bellagio, Italy

We should be trying to identify the strategies that give us the …

Water: Source of Life and Conflict in the Land of Rivers

Oil is often seen as the root cause of conflict in the Middle East, but in the coming years water might come to overtake it as a key source of …

Buying organic isn’t just about local veggies

Pedaling our bicycles and gear across the American West at a steady 12 miles an hour, my friend Neil and I have begun to fathom just how much land …

Socialism for the Rich: Drawbacks of our Current Money System

There are many reasons to change the current money system.

Obama Climate Plan: Testament to People Power, but Much More to Do

President Barack Obama on Monday officially unrolled the first-ever federal …

An interview with Toby Hemenway, author of The Permaculture City

We’re developing the idea that because permaculture’s lessons …

Waste Less, Share More

Food waste is big news at the moment, as well it should be. According to a …

A North Carolina Textile Co-Op Gives Immigrant Workers a Stake in the Business

By the example that Opportunity Threads sets, other working people learn new …

A Day of Tears: Report from the "sHell No!" Action in Portland, Oregon

This week, activists in Portland, Oregon, employed non-violent civil …

Mysteries of Eleuthera

What kind of force can leave a four million pound rock on top of a cliff? …

The Greek Coup: Liquidity as a Weapon of Coercion

In the modern global banking system, all banks need a credit line with the …

Peak Oil Review - Aug 3

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