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The Growth Delusion

Rather than ask how to achieve more, it is time to ask, “More of what? And why?”

Peak Oil Review - Mar 30

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

An Orchard from a Single Tree

At some point in your childhood, I hope, you ate an apple and hit upon the …

The puzzling flattening of carbon emissions and the problem of global growth

There is another obvious and plausible explanation for the flat …

The Working of Non-violence

In the wake of the financial crisis, political elites have become more concerned about their own survival than about the purpose of politics, and …

Quebec students strike against austerity and the petro economy

A kick-off demonstration, entitled “Popular Protest Against Austerity and the Petro Economy,” was held last Saturday in Montreal, and …
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Towards the Permacene

We can take the next step in our evolution, a step towards the Permacene.

Ready for the Revolution

Time for the second egalitarian revolution, don’t you think?

A Dark Knight is Better than No Knight at All: Why We Need Bitcoin Despite its Flaws

It is only by zooming in and out, and considering the interplay between …

Earth Repair – Homegrown Healing of Toxic Lands, part 2     

In her book Earth Repair, Leila Darwish provides a grassroots guide to …

Why This Tea Party Leader Is Seeing Green on Solar Energy

As a founder of the Tea Party movement, Debbie Dooley may be an …

Corporations vs. Communities: a Tale of Two Meetings

In 2015 it shouldn’t be a radical notion to want to move beyond colonialism and make sure farmers can keep control of the resources needed …

Calls For Immediate Shutdown Of Illegal California Injection Wells As Regulators Host 'Aquifer Exemption Workshop'

California is a leader in renewable energy, which makes its commitment to fracked oil all the more perplexing.

Resilience Roundup - Mar 27

We’re treating soil like dirt. It’s a fatal mistake, as our …

A New Economy Will Help Save Rivers and Fisheries

Globalization and cheater economics have been destroying the world’s …

Announcing AFTERBURN: Society Beyond Fossil Fuels

Afterburn is a book of “greatest hits”, similar in that respect …

NERT-ing Out with the New England Resilience & Transition Network

On Saturday, March 21, fifty organizers and activists from all six New …

2014 biggest year ever for solar, but oil price threat looms

Will only time tell whether it will be enough to keep solar panels cheap …

How a credit union is increasing access to affordable, responsible financial services

Founded in 1980, Self-Help works to create and protect ownership and …

Deep Concerns as Climate Impacts on Gulf Stream Flow

Climate scientists have once again confirmed an alarming slowdown in the …

A Day in the Life of America’s Most Walkable Suburb

Suburban life has always been synonymous with long hours in the car-- going …

Home Growing Produces Ten Times the Food of Arable Farms

So, how is it possible that low-tech vegetable plots out perform modern …
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