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The Wheel Turns, the Boat Rocks, the Sea Rises

I say: rock that boat. It’s a lifeboat; maybe the people in it will wake up and start rowing.

Welcome to the 21st Century

This is the time for our species to “turn 21”: to transition …

Population & aging - Sept 20

 New report overturns 20-year consensus on population estimates. New …

America: You’ve got three more years to drive normally!

Three more years? That’s pretty scary! Surely there must be …

Beyond divestment: climate-concerned philanthropists pledge to move billions to wind and solar

Groups have been divesting money from oil, coal, and gas for years. Now they’re hoping to get more climate-healing bang for their buck.

How Land Trusts Can Counter New Urbanism's Gentrifying Tendencies

There are some exciting aspects to New Urbanism but there are downsides as well, including the displacement of lower-income people as new urbanism …
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There's a lot more to Transition than community gardens

There is little mindfulness about how the way in which we communicate our message comes across to people beyond the bubble.

Ebola Outbreak: Lessons from the Hot Zone

Just after Anthony Fauci, director of the U.S. National Institute of Allergy …

With 38% of Global Shale Gas Located in Regions of Water Stress, More Oversight of Fracking is Urgently Needed

As more data emerge, shale gas increasingly appears to be in the cross-hairs …

Farmers Refusing to Follow the Herd

By producing, processing and packaging the milk themselves in smaller …

Energy Crunch: What next for Scottish energy?

 So it’s a no. Months of debate are finally over. But …

Falling Empires

John Michael Greer returns in Extraenvironmentalist #81. Then,Chris Martenson joins us to discuss his work in communicating difficult information …

Resilience Roundup - Sept 18

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

Making Space for Nature: The Community Charter

Firstly, we can work hard at reviving our local economies and creating green …

Josh Fox: It’s Easy to Switch to Renewable Energy

Solutions Grassroots is a reaction to how often people asked the renewable …

Fighting Hunger with Street Smarts

In a city that has nearly 30 farmers markets and the most restaurants per …

A Public Bank Option for Scotland

Scottish voters will go to the polls on September 18th to decide whether …

Ur-ganic: An Alpine Township Considers Banning Pesticides

Should agricultural pesticides be banned to protect the health of the …

Peak oil notes - Sept 18

A mid-week update. After a $2 a barrel jump on Tuesday, NY futures slid back …

Dark Age America: The End of the Old Order

Capital of every kind has to be maintained, and as a civilization adds to …

Growstuff Uses Open Data to Help Local Gardeners

Growstuff provides information gathered from local gardeners on …

Naomi Klein on the Great Clash Between Capitalism and the Climate

Naomi Klein's new book, This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs The Climate …
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