Post Carbon Fellow Bill McKibben and Majora Carter both feature in this Forbes article on 5 steps for revitalizing local economies.
From the article:
Although communities want to solve systemic social problems head-on, solving the problem while looking at the big picture can become overwhelming. To keep the momentum going, Majora Carter emphasized the importance of working incrementally and celebrating the small victories when developing new job-creation strategies.
“The fact that there are so many people who aren’t discouraged and are getting up every morning and who are working to make real incremental changes in their lives in their businesses … That makes me incredibly happy,” Carter said.“It helps inspire other folks to think about how they, too can create some really fabulous change in this world.”