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Reclaiming a Public Space

Active citizens in West São Paulo have revitalized a square to create a small oasis in the middle of the city.

Shale Gas Reality Check

Recently, the EIA released its Annual Energy Outlook 2015 and so we asked …

Harvest Season

Regardless of the “when,” a careful harvest, with work and …

Recession, Not Fracking, Behind Drop in U.S. Carbon Dioxide Emissions, Scientists Conclude

And while the drop in emissions happened at roughly the same time …

Designing the World we Want

How can we connect our passion for food with a systems-based approach to changing the world? Permaculture claims to be one such way of doing …

Buying The Farm: Dean Kuipers

This week’s guest on Sea Change Radio, author Dean Kuipers, explores how farms get the money they need to grow the food we eat.
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Gleaning: an Ancient Custom that May Return in the Future

Gleaning is an ancient tradition, deeply embedded in the agricultural world.

The Lessons of Amazonian Commons

The ancient western idea of the commons is a quite simple idea that forms …

The Community Energy Revolution

Impact investing is investing to achieve a return in something you also …

Peak Oil Review - July 27

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

Nonlinear: New York, London, Shanghai underwater in 50 years?

Those under the impression that climate change is advancing at a …

Resilience Roundup - July 24

Recession rather than shale gas caused US carbon cuts - study | Study shows more hospital stays in three fracking counties | Earth’s Most …

Foodroom Gardening: No Rows, No Woes

I keep trying to imagine a future time when all human beings would be responsible for their basic food necessities just as they are responsible …

Local Currency — Money for Us, Not the Bankers     

The biggest challenge is changing our mindset from the scarcity built into …

Energy Crunch - Green taxes: love or hate?

Green taxes have been under attack on all fronts lately.

Nine Reasons Why Low Oil Prices May “Morph” Into Something Much Worse

Why are commodity prices, including oil prices, lagging? Ultimately, the …

Can the Law Protect us from Climate Change?

Can the law protect us from climate change? Do we have a legal right to a …

Gardening for Victory: One Battle for Urban Food Security

While food insecurity often brings to mind global issues and struggles in …

The Cimmerian Hypothesis, Part Two: A Landscape of Hallucinations

People raised in urban environments come to treat their mental models as …

Beyond Resilience

Restoring land to health means trying to return it to something like normal …

Powering Community: Talking Resilience with Timothy DenHerder-Thomas

Our whole economy is built on financing things for privatized benefit.

Peak Oil Review - July 23

As prices continue to fall, concerns are increasing on Wall Street as to the …
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