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Why you can't argue with a "modern"

The modern's outlook demands nothing of us except acquiescence to the current power structure and its prescribed trajectory for the human endeavor. The modern's message soothes our worries and …

We Are Mother Earth’s Red Line: Frontline Communities Lead The Climate Justice Fight Beyond The Paris Agreement

The Paris Climate Agreement of December 2015 is a dangerous distraction that threatens all of us.

Is it Time to Change the Story? Let's Start Writing the Future.

Our stories hold energy. They can keep us focused on the content and energy of life as we know it.

Getting Real About Resilience in South Brooklyn

Turning the Tide is helping public housing residents prepare for the next storm—while also making climate disaster less likely.

Resilience Roundup - Apr 29

A roundup of news, views and ideas including Fossil fuels could be phased out worldwide in a decade, says new study | This Could Be One of the Greatest …

Why Fossil Fuel Divestment isn’t Enough for New England students

In the past few weeks students across the country have been demanding that their schools stop profiting from oil, coal and gas companies.

Mutualized Solutions for the Precariat

Large companies have long sought to boost profits by converting their employees into “independent contractors,” allowing them to avoid paying …

Where On The Titanic Would You Like Your Deck Chair, Ma’am?

Every human society without exception gives some members more say in making decisions than others.

Reply to Erik Lindberg’s thoughts on modernity, ecomodernism and Ted Trainer

My “The Simpler Way” project is about persuading people that it would be very easy to design and build an idyllic alternative society that was …

How Transition Palo Alto Brings Sharing and Community to Silicon Valley

Transition Palo Alto is part of the worldwide Transition network working to build local resilience and connections. Based in Silicon Valley, the community …

Ali and the Sound of Beans

Ali Kawakita created NOCA?! to give a home to young people who were abused by their parents during their childhood. Working hard in farming or in crafts, …
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