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Eye of the Stockwoman

On the voyage from corporate life at Williams-Sonoma to the running of a 210 acre ranch with over 100 animals, Kelli has developed a different kind of eye along the way; the eye of the stockwoman.

Breathing new life into old computers

In the Transition spirit, I began refurbishing laptops myself, converting our dining room table into a workshop. Extending the life of a computer saves 5 to …

Leaving our "Extractivist" past behind is about survival

Naomi Klein: “We are told that selfishness and short-sightedness is part of human nature, which prevents us acting. This is not true and it …

Campaign melodrama: As the world burns

In the melodrama that passes for the U.S. presidential campaign, Donald Trump got practically all the post-debate headlines last week. But what both candidates agreed on should be far more …

Review: 7 key scenes in Leonardo DiCaprio’s climate film Before the Flood

Before the Flood, a new feature-length documentary presented and produced by Leonardo DiCaprio, is released in cinemas tomorrow.

The Quiet Revolution: Community Buyback in Wanlockhead, Scotland

Is the Scottish government truly sparking a revolution through land reform?

Dark Mountain Issue 10: Uncivilised Poetics

There’s something dishevelled and unsettling about poetry.

To Build a Sustainable World, Academics need to Tear Down the Ivory Tower

Avoiding societal collapse means building bridges between science and the rest of the world.

Filmmaker Faces 45 Years in Prison for Reporting on Dakota Access Protests

In an ominous sign for press freedom, documentary filmmaker and journalist Deia Schlosberg was arrested and charged with felonies carrying a whopping …

People vs. Big Oil: Washington Victory over Shell Oil Signals a Turning Tide

From Standing Rock Reservation to the Florida Everglades, 2016 has been an unprecedented year in people’s resistance to the fossil fuel economy.

Deepwater Horizon and our emerging 'normal' catastrophes

We think of the world we live in as static and linear rather than dynamic and nonlinear. That has given us a false sense that things move gradually and predictably in our world, the same false …
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