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Carrots among the concrete: the role of urban agriculture

Urban agriculture is cutting edge. It’s what we need right now.

Inspiring New Film, “Voices of Transition,” on the Agriculture That We Need

How will agriculture have to change if we are going to successfully navigate …

Inner Transition: Commit to Staying Awake

FULL engagement with transitioning asks us to recognize the power of …

Oil decline: Price makes the story

It's likely that the Saudis are encouraging a fall in oil prices. …

How will Saudi Arabia respond to lower oil prices?

Oil prices (along with prices of many other commodities) have fallen dramatically since last summer. Some observers are waiting to see if Saudi …

The Krugman Function, Part 2: Whole-System Thinking

Because of its emphasis on liberty, autonomy, free will, and consent, the Enlightenment tradition of Liberalism has, I will be arguing, in large …
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Bringing Seed Back

The Great Seed Festival weekend was seized as an opportunity to raise awareness of the current threats to seeds, the losses they have sustained in recent history and what this means for the future of food and farming.

Shades of Green: A Movement in Search of a Narrative

Unity is found in diversity, or so the popular saying goes.

New England Can Feed Itself. Here’s How.

A new vision for New England's food.

Peak oil review - Oct 20

 A weekly roundup of peak oil news including -Oil and the global …

Putting Your Money Where Your Heart Is

Jon tells us about mission-aligned investing, reforming …

After Years Without a Grocery Store, Greensboro Neighbors Are Building One Themselves—And They’ll Own It

For more than 15 years, there were many efforts to lure a new grocery store into the space. However, while the store would be profitable, it …

Learning From Ancient Human Cultures

We are much more into securing our future based on accumulation rather than on sharing.

How a Worker Cooperative Factory is Helping bring Textile Manufacturing back to North Carolina

Opportunity Threads is a worker cooperative cut and sew factory in …

New Evidence Links Earthquakes to Fracking

The evidence linking fracking to earthquakes continues to pile up.

Fair Coop

Imagine an online cooperative that supports economic equality around the …

The Tao of the Apocalypse

So even though post apocalyptic stories are my favorite ones to read and …

Helping shape the planning process

 Transition Market Harborough's attempts to influence development in …

Fracking Moves To China, Part II  

 Host Alex Wise caught up with Mother Jones journalists Jaeah Lee and …

Energy Crunch: Sinking Oil

Oil prices plunged to a four year low of just $85 per barrel this week …

The Krugman Function

Fresh thinking is difficult to perform and is often poorly received, but is …

Resilience Roundup - Oct 16

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