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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.

Meet the Beetles

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

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 …

Energy, the repressed: Paging Dr. Freud

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

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 …

Anchors a Way to Revive Struggling Cities

In urban development circles, strategies that leverage the staying power and scale of anchor institutions -- universities, hospitals and other …
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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?

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 best chances …

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

Oil is often seen as the root cause of conflict in the Middle …

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 & …

We are all Greece

The cast of heroes and villains in Greece’s ongoing battle to save its …
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