From What Is to What If

From What Is to What If: The Role of Imagination in Transition

By Rob Hopkins, Transition US

In this webinar, co-hosted with the international Transition Network and Post Carbon Institute, Transition Movement co-founder Rob Hopkins sets out the key ideas behind his new book "From What Is to What If" and invites participants to reflect on the role of the imagination in their work in Transition. As Kate Raworth, author of Doughnut Economics described it, "for anyone seeking a renewed sense of possibility, this one's for you."

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Grassroots Rising

By Ronnie Cummins, Chelsea Green

Grassroots Rising is a passionate call to action for the global body politic, providing practical solutions for how to survive—and thrive—in catastrophic times. Author Ronnie Cummins aims to educate and inspire citizens worldwide to organize and become active participants in preventing ecological collapse. This book offers a blueprint for building and supercharging a grassroots Regeneration Movement based on consumer activism, farmer innovation, political change, and regenerative finance—embodied most recently by the proposed Green New Deal in the US. Cummins asserts that the solution lies right beneath our feet and at the end of our forks through the transformation of our broken food system. Using regenerative agriculture practices that restore our agricultural and grazing lands, we can sequester massive amounts of carbon in the soil. Coupled with an aggressive transition toward renewables, he argues that we have the power to not only mitigate and slow down climate change, but actually reverse global...