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What's the Best Way to Grow the Co-operative Economy?

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

City Region Food Systems – Part I – Conceptualization

In the developed world, as exemplified in the U.S., there has been a great …

Long live Italy! Can the "sun country" reach one million photovoltaic plants?

Despite the unabated economic disaster, despite unemployment, bureaucracy, …

The Mystery of the Missing Carbon

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

Death of a Neighbor

The reality is that the technology of the day distances us from what matters.

Review: Love in the Age of Ecological Apocalypse by Carolyn Baker

In her latest book, titled Love in the Age of Ecological Apocalypse, Baker surveys 16 relationships that she’s found to be basic to human well-being but sorely in need of tending right now.
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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?

Staying Human in a Time of Climate Change: New Author on Science, Grief, and Hope

I think we can create the very best science out there about the problems of …

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 “Sixth Extinction” Adds Urgency to Habitat and Climate Protection

It’s now unequivocal: the sixth great spasm of species …

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.

Lab rats and the corruption of how we count

The numbers that come our way are calculated and disseminated by people who have an agenda. It may be to be as objective as they can be given the constraints under which they labor. It may be to satisfy the views of financial supporters of a …

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 to …

Sowing Seeds of Strength: Farmers of Color Tell Their Stories

“The chosen story for people of color in agriculture seems to play out …

Resilience Roundup - July 3

The World is Defenceless Againts the Next Financial Crisis Warns BIS | …

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 …
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