The campaign intends to accomplish two broad goals: end the era of extreme energy and implement a just transition to local, living economies.
Articles: building resilient communities (41)
I spent part of last week at a workshop offered by the Mudgirls, a natural building collective in British Columbia.
One conversation, one community event, one social enterprise, one 'aha!' moment at a time. And hoping for the best. This is the long game.
Transition Streets brings together small groups of neighbors and supports them in taking effective, practical, money-saving and carbon reduction actions.
Ever since I wrote a book about Occupy Wall Street, I’ve often found myself on the receiving end of people asking, “What happened to Occupy, anyway?”
I predict the lineages of people alive 1,000 years from now will count among their ancestors people who transcended today’s collapse mythology and got to the real work of self and community development, inner work and adaptation.
I was reminded of how I’ve noticed over the years that when people really get educated about this triple threat of climate chaos, energy depletion, and economic instability; and when they seriously consider the options for how to respond; that permaculture very often comes up as the number …
At the New Economy Coalition “CommonBound” Conference in Boston earlier this month, more than 600 people came together to explore how to reform and rebuild our flawed economic system.
During June, [Peter Macfadyen) shared his 10 Tips for Reinventing Local Democracy. Here they are, all gathered together in one place.
What makes Sustainable Williamson potentially groundbreaking is that it involves allies who bring very different interests and occupations to the table.