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"Make, be, dance, pedal, shape the future".

I suppose that’s what my creative practice is: I do something with the objective of trying to raise awareness and people trying to get a message across, it’s designed around that.

4 Proven Strategies For Gaining Land Access

With escalating land prices is it even possible to buy a piece of land to …

Changes to Total Global Credit Affects The Oil Price

In this post I present results from an analysis of developments to the …

A Community Resilience Take on The Great Transition

A review of Bounding the Planetary Future: Why We Need a …

The Systems View of Life – A Unifying Vision

Interview with Fritjof Capra author of The Tao of Physics (1975) and co-author of the Systems View of Life – A Unifying Vision (2014).

The Care-Centered Economy: A New Theory of Value

By identifying “care” as an essential category of value-creation, Praetorius opens up a fresh, wider frame for how we should talk …
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WANTED. Planet in Crisis Seeks Leaders Up to the Job

Why is it that slow food, slow money and slow travel are so appealing, but that there’s nothing quite as dull as a slow catastrophe?

Solving Soil Loss is Simple, But Requires a Mindset Change

Natural farming, permaculture, regenerative agriculture, agroecology – …

Peak Oil Review - May 4

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

Getting Beyond the Green Wall: Mary Oliver, Kay Ryan and William Blake

One can read a landscape, a garden, a tree, a bird, or a poem.

'An Ecomodernist Manifesto': Truth and confusion in the same breath

What the ecomodernist narrative misses is that we are dealing with …

Resilience Roundup - May 1

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

After Disaster, Tactical Urbanism Builds Resilience

What has transpired in Christchurch over the past four years is nothing short of remarkable.

Abbey Home Farm: The ethos of sustainability

There are many inspiring examples of how to do things better but few match …

Are We Doing Our Best To Restore Watersheds? Lessons from a 10-Year Watershed Restoration Strategy

For the past decade, the Bonneville Environmental Foundation (BEF) has …

Little Town on the Prairie Steps It Up

Albert Lea, Minnesota shows how walking and other healthy habits can …

Energy Crunch: what the UK election debate isn’t telling us

Despite a lack of attention on energy in the UK elections, important changes …

Can the North Sea Wind Boom And Seabird Colonies Coexist?

Offshore wind farms have been proliferating in the North Sea, with more huge …

Is the Local Economy Too Local? Why Co-Ops and Credit Unions Need a Broader Strategy

This is a story about the revolutionaries next door.

What Truly Is Progress In Farming

But if big farms become obsolete, the world would end according to current …

Steps Toward a New World: Four Co-ops that Are Building a New Economy

Seeing high unemployment, activists from various social movements have …

The U.S. Production Decline Has Begun

It is not because of decreased rig count. It is because cash flow at current …
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