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Deep Adaptation & its critics: a question of reality

I’ve long been receptive to the idea that we need a spiritual, or even a religious, movement […]

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A letter to Prime Minister Boris Johnson

Scientists Warning Europe sent a letter to the Prime Minister in support of Dr. James Hansen’s letter to […]

The Ancient Shambhala Warrior Prophecy

A 1,200-year-old Tibetan Buddhist prophecy of ’The Shambhala Warrior’. It tells of the rising of regular people […]

An Extinction Rebellion protest in Chipping Norton.

Doom or denial: Is there another path?

I was recently asked to comment on a dustup between some members of Extinction Rebellion (see Thomas […]

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Greta Thunberg Hears Your Excuses. She Is Not Impressed.

Greta Thunberg has become so firmly entrenched as an icon — perhaps the icon — of ecological […]

What if Local and Diverse Is Better Than Networked and Global?

Helena Norberg-Hodge has been arguing for localism since the 1970s, but the pandemic is making the Australian […]

Investors that manage US$47tn demand world’s biggest polluters back plan for net-zero emissions

Climate Action 100+ group put 161 fossil fuel, mining, transport and other big-emitting companies on notice in […]

Investors that manage US$47tn demand world’s biggest polluters back plan for net-zero emissions

Climate Action 100+ group put 161 fossil fuel, mining, transport and other big-emitting companies on notice in […]

Stop this Total Madness

Further to our MAHB update from September 27 and our recently featured article we’d like to share […]

Extinction Rebellion Podcast Episode 13 –The Future is Local, with Helena Norberg-Hodge and Jyoti Fernandes

In this week’s episode Jessica interviews two inspirational women: Helen Norberg-Hodge, the founder of Local Futures; and […]

Debating the Pros and Cons of Deep Adaptation? Start Here with a New Edition of Original Paper

Two years after the original 2018 Deep Adaptation paper was released, an updated version is now available. […]

Story of change: The rise of the rights of nature

A global movement to give nature rights is growing in the face of a mass extinction event […]

On This Day

Happy Juneteenth! The Times, like a growing number of American companies, observes Juneteenth — the anniversary of […]

What Creates Our Behavioral Phenome?

A central theme of the flood of literature in recent years in “evolutionary psychology” and “behavioral genetics” […]

How to Make this Moment the Turning Point for Real Change

How to Make this Moment the Turning Point for Real Change Barack Obama, As millions of people […]

Earth from space, Earth Day 22 April

COVID-19 could cause greatest slump in CO2 emissions since WW2

The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) has predicted a 6 percent drop in carbon dioxide emissions in 2020 […]

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Comparative Resilience: 8 Principles for Post-COVID Reconstruction

This past weekend, a bright Georgetown undergraduate asked me how I squared my passion for localization with […]

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Sri Lanka hosts the First Asian Youth Assembly of La Via Campesina

Ahngama, Sri Lanka: The First Asian Continental Youth Assembly of La Via Campesina took place in Ahngama […]

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08 March 2020: La Via Campesina releases illustrations amplifying the voices and demands of rural women

On the occasion of the International Day of Women, La Via Campesina has launched a series of […]

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Protect the market access of small and medium-scale farmers and peasants in these difficult times: European Coordination Via Campesina (ECVC)

In the midst of the huge crisis that Europe and the entire world is experiencing because of […]

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Change resistance as the crux of the environmental sustainability problem

This paper seeks to help solve the global environmental sustainability problem by approaching it from a novel […]

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Stop Pandemics Before They Start

For good reason, a lot of scientific attention is focused on slowing the spread of the corona […]

Coronavirus Will ‘Absolutely’ Make Inequality Worse. But We Can Change That.

For some, the COVID-19 pandemic is an inconvenience, says a former Lehman Brothers executive. For others, it’s […]