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Scientific American: Has Civilization Passed the Point of No Return?Topic: Did You Know /Permanent Address:…Continue
Started by Andre Charles Piver Jun 18, 2012.
New from GRAIN | 24 February 2012GRAIN releases data set with over 400 global land grabsToday GRAIN is making available a new data set documenting 416 recent, large-scale land grabs by foreign investors for the production of food crops. The cases…Continue
Started by Andre Charles Piver Feb 27, 2012.
Date: January 18, 2012 2:19:31 PM ESTAttached is an analysis of global nonrenewable natural resource (NNR) scarcity based on World Bank NNR pricing data from 1960 to 2011. My primary finding - global NNR scarcity is becoming increasingly prevalent,…Continue
Started by Andre Charles Piver Jan 19, 2012.
A brilliant and ever more timely Op Ed piece by former many time cabinet minister Paul Hellyer, published in the Ottawa Citizen after the G20 Summit in Toronto."Whenever government-created money is suggested, the knee-jerk reaction of orthodox…Continue
Started by Andre Charles Piver Dec 17, 2011.
Follow Occupy Wall Street TOPICOccupy Wall StreetTHURSDAY, OCT 27, 2011 12:20 PM EDTThe environment is an OWS issueAs the 1 percent make a killing by destroying the planet, the rest of us suffer the dire consequencesBY CHIP…Continue
Started by Andre Charles Piver Nov 1, 2011.
Started by Andre Charles Piver Oct 13, 2011.
In terms of groups that were created by me on the Ning site, these include bee keeping, virtual farmers market, edible gardening and local currency. Despite the lack of activity of any of these groups other than the local currency group, these…Continue
Started by Bill McNally Sep 11, 2011.
Resisting Climate Reality (A review of Smart Solutions to Climate Change: Comparing Costs and Benefits. edited by Bjørn Lomborg, Cambridge University Press) by Bill McKibben
We are at a dramatic moment in the story of global warming. We’ve known, as a society, about the climate change crisis for just over twenty years, from the day in…Continue
Posted by Andre Charles Piver on April 16, 2012 at 8:25pm
US heat 'unprecedented,' 7,000 records set or tied
Oceans' acidic shift may be fastest in 300 million years
Thu, Mar 1 2012
Analysis & Opinion
Busting Mr. Daisey
Posted by Andre Charles Piver on March 27, 2012 at 5:05pm
Long comprehensive worthwhile read:
MuseLetter #237 / February 2012 by Richard Heinberg
The Fight of the Century
As economies contract, a global popular uprising confronts power elites over access to the essentials of human existence. What are the underlying dynamics of the conflict, and how is it likely to play out?
As the world economy crashes against debt and resource limits, more and more countries…
Posted by Andre Charles Piver on February 16, 2012 at 5:14pm
Our actions are determined by our beliefs. And our beliefs are shaped by the stories we tell ourselves.
So what happens when the stories we tell ourselves are inaccurate?
The short answer is, we find ourselves engaging in actions that aren't aligned with our best interests.
Charles Eisenstein has made a profession out of studying the intersection of…Continue
Posted by Andre Charles Piver on February 12, 2012 at 5:16pm