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As the bees go, so goes the world?

It is as simple as this - when the bees lose, we lose, and that is the road we are going down.

Dying Wisdom  

Though death is an inevitable part of life, do we really act as if we know we’re going to die?

Stop Growing or Meet the Four Horsemen?

Americans are now receiving unsubtle messages from the universe that perhaps we have reached our limits, and it is time to stop trying to grow the economy.

Against the Odds

Unlike other jobs, cooperatives promote [the} development and growth of workers.

The Converging Environmental and Economic Crises: A pep talk for those paying attention by Nate Hagens   

Suggestions on how society might better adapt, physically and psychologically, to what's ahead.

Sophy Banks on Creating a Culture of Celebration

My favourite statistic at the moment is that healthy, happy, resilient workplaces, teams, friendships and relationships have a ratio of at least 3:1 positive to negative statements.

"Without Celebration, We Wither Away"

I see celebration as one of those things that nourishes us psychologically, emotionally, spiritually. I was thinking about this also in terms of how important celebration is in keeping us going.

The Simple Path to Empowerment

I believe it was Oscar Wilde who said: “Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else’s opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.”

Bringing systems back to health

"What is the change we want to see in the world, and how will that change happen?"

Permaculture and the 8 Forms of Capital

How can the permaculture approach can be applied to creating value -- aka, capital -- across the full spectrum of our lives?

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