Scientific Research & Self-Development Activism
The Transition Movement is a grassroots Network of communities that are working to build resilience in response to peak oil, climate change, and economic instability. Utilizing various concepts such as Permaculture and Local Currency systems, the goal of the Transition Movement is to enable communities to become more economically independent and self-sustainable.
In a movement that started several years ago Boulder, Colorado has been attempting to take the control of their local energy supply away from the private utility company that has been running it…Continue
In this TED-talk Stacy Mitchell makes a good case for how fixing our economic woes and safeguarding ourselves from economic distress will require much more of an effort than simply supporting local…Continue