Tagged: discussion

PROUT: Progressive economic and spiritual model

Dada Maheshvarananda and Mariah Branch To envision our future, it is vitally important to ask: what kind of world do we want? Prout (the Progressive Utilization Theory)...

Book: Treasure Islands by Nicholas Shaxson

Shaxson’s book is basically about the modern structure of finance capitalism, and he suggests that the foundation stone of the edifice is the offshore system.

invitation to an exceptional event, 20 March

It is an evening with ‘Stoneleigh’, aka Nicole Foss, an international energy and finance expert, formerly a Research Fellow at the Oxford Institute for Energy Studies and director of an agri-energy association in Canada. Her talk at last year’s international Transition gathering was described by Shaun Chamberlin (author of Transition Timeline) like this: “As she spoke, the room was hushed and fiercely attentive, and you could see people absorbing the implications of what she said ….”

Clear Vision

Looking at our members we have realised that many people join with an existing interest.  Some are keen on grow-your- own vegetables, others are turned on by...

Willow to Burn

Jonathan Pitt wrote: “I am interested to find out more about “short rotation crops” for fuel such as willow. I know there is a fair amount going on...