Tom Whipple May 26, 2011
EXCERPT: The year 2008 will be remembered as a major turning point in industrial history, for it was the first year when the world got a taste of the unpredictable price spikes that come from … >>
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EXCERPT: The key question is, "Where in our current educational system is it possible to develop an institutionalize the kinds of education needed to prepare people for work in the … >>
EXCERPT: One Solution: Cap and Share. "Cap and share" is an attempt to share the cost and the work of fighting climate change among all the nations of the world. It … >>
EXCERPT: Many responses to peak oil urge individual and community solutions, ignoring government. They argue that since government hasn't done anything to address the problem, citizens … >>
EXCERPT: It seems that the more a society sees itself as cerebral, with clever technological and material innovations, the more its bonds with, and recognition of, the significance of nature … >>
EXCERPT: Now there's the reality of climate change. We've gone into overshoot and we are in economic trouble. We look to more economic growth, but once economics and population … >>