Humanity’s survival depends on not burning two-thirds of our global oil reserves, so we must act now by limiting fossil fuel extraction. The highly biodiverse Amazon basin is a keystone area in combating climate change because it regulates our planet’s health and drives global weather patterns. 26 more words
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September 13, 2014
Seems like, this week, the Empire moved from terminally stupid to terminally insane, declaring an “air war” on IS in Iraq and Syria (even though we already have around 1500 “advisors” –all wearing boots, as one wag put it – on the ground in Iraq) while the Empire and our EU allies upped its proxy war in the Ukraine by increasing sanctions on Russia after their mostly “sound and fury” NATO meeting. 414 more words
Perth Metro Transition Towns – Neighbourliness and The Power of Just Doing Stuff, Together – 21 September
The Perth Metro Transition hub is taking part in three fun, family friendly activities on 21 September. We invite you to join us.
First, we’re celebrating spring with a family picnic at Banks Reserve at 3 pm. 584 more words
The Transition Towns movement originated in England in 2004 with Rob Hopkins, a permaculture designer, as its guiding force. It is a community movement that has developed to build resilience in the face of peak oil, climate change, and economic instability. 906 more words