Why This Tea Party Leader Is Seeing Green on Solar Energy
As a founder of the Tea Party movement, Debbie Dooley may be an unlikely advocate for renewable energy.
Earth Repair - Homegrown Healing of Toxic Lands, part 2
In her book Earth Repair, Leila Darwish provides a grassroots guide to healing toxic and damaged landscapes emphasizing local solutions.
A Dark Knight is Better than No Knight at All: Why We Need Bitcoin Despite its Flaws
It is only by zooming in and out, and considering the interplay between these absolute and relative perspectives that we can start to detect the complex power dynamics within Bitcoin.
Ready for the Revolution
Time for the second egalitarian revolution, don't you think?
Quebec students strike against austerity and the petro economy
A kick-off demonstration, entitled “Popular Protest Against Austerity and the Petro Economy,” was held last Saturday in Montreal, and drew participants ranging from 5,000 to 12,000, depending on who was doing the counting.
The Working of Non-violence
In the wake of the financial crisis, political elites have become more concerned about their own survival than about the purpose of politics, and the gap between what they say and what they do, between speech and meaning, becomes wider all the time.
An Orchard from a Single Tree
At some point in your childhood, I hope, you ate an apple and hit upon the idea of planting the seeds.
Peak Oil Review - Mar 30
A weejly review including Oil and the Global Economy, The Middle East & North Africa, Russia/Ukraine, The Briefs.
The puzzling flattening of carbon emissions and the problem of global growth
There is another obvious and plausible explanation for the flat carbon emissions, namely, that the global economy did not grow by the stated percentage, that it may have grown only a fraction of that amount or not at all.