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Working for a Shareable Future

This interview with Mira Luna of Shareable offers important lessons from connecting and scaling up the sharing economy movement.

Growing the Open Food Revolution

The open food movement has been developing at a pace in recent months …

California Halts Injection of Fracking Waste

California officials have ordered an emergency shut-down of 11 oil and gas …

Breaking the Grip of the Fossil Fuel Economy: If It Can Happen in Appalachia, It Can Happen Anywhere

The people who agreed to spend their days digging coal from the …

Farming peace for Palestine

Olive trees in the Holy Land are a renowned symbol of peace.

Lessons of DIY Urbanism in a Syrian Refugee Camp

Perhaps DIY refugee camps like Zaatari will eventually teach municipal governments around the world a few things about unleashing the cooperative …
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Breaching the monetary Matrix: Five exercises to help you understand money

Like everyone else you were born into bondage, born into a prison that you cannot smell or taste or touch, a prison for your mind.

Oil Abundance? Not So Fast- A Risk Checklist

Understanding how we use oil and where it comes from provides many reasons …

Return on Investment

We all make decisions on what to spend our money - or other resources like …

Peak Oil Review - July 21

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

Milwaukee sees the light

How one rust belt city found the key to its rebirth: bringing …

"Pollinators of Native Plants" is a Great Resource for Creating Pollinator Habitat

A whole range of people will find Heather Holm's book useful, from gardeners, organic farmers, and permaculturalists, to garden and landscape …

The Rising Global Movement that calls for #noTTIP

TTIP is the latest bid to capture policymaking by the profit-making interests of the 1%, with dire implications for anyone who upholds a vision of …

Parking: Searching for the Good Life in the City   

For too long cities tried to make parking a core feature of the urban …

How to Build Trust in Transition

Trust makes Transitioning “stick.” Trust in people, trust in a …

Australia Becomes First Nation to Repeal Carbon Tax

With Australia’s standing as the world’s highest per-capita …

Resilience Roundup - July 17

 A roundup of the news, views and ideas from the main stream press and …

Did the Other Shoe Just Drop? Big Banks Hit with Monster $250 Billion Lawsuit in Housing Crisis

For years, homeowners have been battling Wall Street in an attempt to …

Agrivoltism

What is the best way to utilize sunlight: grow food or to produce fuel?

Organic Food Is Healthier Confirms New Analysis

More nutritional antioxidants, far fewer toxic pesticides; those are the …

Preserving the sources of life

The term “the commons” is typically defined as land or resources …

Peak Oil Notes - July 17

After falling steadily for three weeks, New York oil futures reversed on …
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