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Conversations with Andrew Harvey

Carolyn and Andrew Harvey on How To Respond To Catastrophic Climate Change.

Carolyn and Andrew discuss collapse.

Living Resiliently

Carolyn’s Latest Books

10 Skills Needed To Thrive In A Post-Collapse World, by Jeffrey Green

Knowledge is something that no one can take from you. It’s the eternal wealth that will help you thrive in a Post-Collapse world.

Mad Max: Village Roadshow Pictures

Jeffrey Green Activist Post

Some experts see the perfect storm emerging for a dramatic collapse of Western civilization claiming we’ve reached environmental, economic, and geopolitical tipping . . . → Read More: 10 Skills Needed To Thrive In A Post-Collapse World, by Jeffrey Green

Survive Anything–Food Crisis

By Giordano Bruno

Neithercorp Press – 11/29/2010

Food production is one of the most essential concerns of any society. Without direct availability and ease of consumption, without the consistent flow of agricultural goods, every nation existing today (except the most primitive) would immediately find its infrastructure crumbling and its people in a furious panic. . . . → Read More: Survive Anything–Food Crisis

A Circle of Gifts, By Charles Eisenstein

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Wherever I go and ask people what is missing from their lives, the most common answer (if they are not impoverished or seriously ill) is “community.” What happened to community, and why don’t we have it any more? There are many reasons – the layout of suburbia, the disappearance of public space, the . . . → Read More: A Circle of Gifts, By Charles Eisenstein

The Transition Town Movement’s Initial Genius, By Craig Comstock

[Speaking Truth to Power mentioned on Huffington Post. Thank you Craig!–CB]

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Can we get beyond denial about peak oil, climate change, and economic troubles as long as we don’t find forms of action open to us?

The genius of the “transition town” movement is that it starts with a positive vision, . . . → Read More: The Transition Town Movement’s Initial Genius, By Craig Comstock

Education And The New Story, By Arnold Greenberg

Reprinted from COMMON DREAMS

There is a new story emerging that is replacing the old story of human existence. The new story is urging us to learn who we are as humans and how to live so we do not destroy the planet. What is the old story and why is the new . . . → Read More: Education And The New Story, By Arnold Greenberg

Hot Off “The Wall St. Journal” Presses, By Michael C. Ruppert

Reprinted from COLLAPSENET

Euro-Zone Debt Crisis Escalates (WSJ)

Over the last few days I have seen a couple of stories urging Ireland to declare bankruptcy and default rather than take the IMF/EU/UK bailout. Every one of them made perfect sense.

The European Crisis is getting more serious and more powerful daily. The very last . . . → Read More: Hot Off “The Wall St. Journal” Presses, By Michael C. Ruppert

The Evolution of Transition In The U.S., By Michael Brownlee

THE BACKSTORY

The emergence of the Transition movement in the last four years or so is one of the most hopeful signs in the early 21st century, and Transition may yet turn out to be one of the fastest-growing, most inspiring, and most significant social change movements we have ever seen.

For those of . . . → Read More: The Evolution of Transition In The U.S., By Michael Brownlee

The Economic Implications of IEA’s Lowered Oil Estimates, By Chris Martenson

Reprinted from SEEKING ALPHA

Once a year, the International Energy Agency (IEA) releases its World Energy Outlook (WEO), and it’s our tradition to review it. A lot of articles have already been written on the WEO 2010 report, and I don’t wish to tread an already well-worn path, but the subject is just . . . → Read More: The Economic Implications of IEA’s Lowered Oil Estimates, By Chris Martenson

VIDEO: Dr. Gabor Maté on ADHD, Bullying and the Destruction of American Childhood

Reposted from Democracy Now! . . . → Read More: VIDEO: Dr. Gabor Maté on ADHD, Bullying and the Destruction of American Childhood

I Believe: ‘For Us To Survive and Thrive In The New Century, We Must Peaceably Dismantle The U.S. Empire, By Rob Williams

Reprinted from Burlington Free Press

Here’s a question I hear asked more and more by friends and neighbors in the Green Mountains of Vermont: How might we in Vermont create a more sustainable world for ourselves, and for our children, and for our children’s children, in a 21st century Age of Limits?

. . . → Read More: I Believe: ‘For Us To Survive and Thrive In The New Century, We Must Peaceably Dismantle The U.S. Empire, By Rob Williams