Crisis Points

Resource
Organized by The Shift Network, the Thriving Communities Summit was a day-long webinar held April 28, 2012. Its high-powered array of panelists (Dr. Vandana Shiva, Thom Hartman, Andres Edwards, Jeff...
i4 eJournal Article
For every author the journey starts somewhere. For me, Michael Lewis, it started with a jolt, a painful epiphany that propelled my awareness across generations. For 35 of the last 40 years my home...
Resource
On Monday, June 4, please join the Canadian Centre for Community Renewal (CCCR) and hundreds of other organizations and individuals and black out your websites in protest against Bill C-38. The...
i4 eJournal Article
by Mike Lewis“We are psychologically stuck - we are good at what we know, but are too scared to try anything else. If we could directly transfer the mobilization power of oil into a new energy...
Resource
On February 18, 2012, Lee Brain testified before the Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline Joint Review Panel in Prince Rupert. His explanation of the circumstances under which he, the devoted son of a...
Resource
Click here to buy your copy of The Resilience Imperative: Co-operative Transitions to a Steady-State Economy! Price: $26.95. (For a synopsis of the contents, download the flyer from the blue box at...
Resource
This incisive exposition of oil production data and its implications for energy descent in the near term, is one of many valuable resources available from The Oil Drum, a website that facilitates...
Resource
The New Economics Foundation is an innovative British research organization that challenges mainstream thinking about economic systems and well-being. We recommend The Ecology of Finance, concerning...
Resource
Some social entrepreneurs have built successful enterprises despite a lack of training and experience specific to their responsibilities. Their inspiring stories betray an unsettling weakness about...
Resource
The end of cheap oil will close many of the economic doors that have been open to communities or that communities have pried open over the last 50 years. Just as surely, new doors will open, or open...