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Quote on criticism and blame

You can blame people who knock things over in the dark or you can begin to light candles. You’re only at fault if you know about the problem and choose to do nothing… 83 more words


The Ecology of Commerce - Book Review

Originally published in 1993 by entrepreneur and environmentalist Paul Hawken. Ray Anderson, the founder of billion-dollar modular carpet manufacturer Interface, credits the book for causing him to experience a “spear in the chest  moment” that transformed his perspectives on business and ecology. 330 more words

Ray Anderson

N30: The day the political landscape changed forever

The day the political landscape changed forever, was how Fritjof Capra referred to events of N30, Tuesday 30th of November 1999, in his book… 1,113 more words


Environmentalism and Following One’s Heart

Had Steve Jobs survived cancer, he would have celebrated his 59th birthday today.  In addition to his other merits, Jobs led a very philosophic life; he once observed, “Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. 81 more words