Category Archives: Sustainability

The Crisis of Our Age – Part III: Sustainable Degrowth

By the middle of the 20th Century the world had endured two world wars and a global economic depression unprecedented since the beginning of the Industrial Revolution.  With the defeat of various forms of Fascism in World War II, Soviet and Chinese forms of Communism vied with Democratic Market Capitalism to dominate the social and […]

I Don’t Sign Climate Change Petitions

Let’s start with the issue of climate change.  I think the scientific consensus is compelling.  The global climate and other fundamental aspects of global biophysical processes are changing and humans are a significant cause of many of the changes we witness.  I believe human-induced global change is the most significant problem facing humanity today.  We […]