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sustainable economics

Diagram of sustainable economics

SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES: Protection is the common denominator required to make a community sustainable

Diagram of sustainable economics When we learn about sustainable economics and the economies of different countries, the discussion...
June 19, 2016 × Comments are Disabled

sustainable economics

SPARE TO SHARE: The collaborative economy is changing the shared conversation

SPARE TO SHARE: The collaborative economy is changing the shared conversation

A collaborative economy. You may have heard it referred to as collaborative consumption. Peer economy. Sharing economy. Five or so...
December 9, 2015 × 3 comments

community building

LIVING IN A POSTHUMANIST WORLD: Re-thinking humanism might make better communities

LIVING IN A POSTHUMANIST WORLD: Re-thinking humanism might make better communities

No positive changes are ever made in the world without community building. Communities make us stronger, more capable and more motivated...
May 9, 2015 × Comments are Disabled

community building

CREATING A BETTER SOCIETY: The importance of empowering people with disabilities

CREATING A BETTER SOCIETY: The importance of empowering people with disabilities

If you have no disabilities, you may not have given much thought to the financial, psychological and emotional ramifications of not...
December 11, 2014 × 1 comment

community building

FEMINISTS DON’T HATE MEN: And it’s harmful to pretend they do

FEMINISTS DON’T HATE MEN: And it’s harmful to pretend they do

This year has been a year of higher than usual visibility for feminism as random and not-so-random celebrities have claimed identification...
October 9, 2014 × 3 comments

community building

WATER AND WELFARE: Detroit’s community crisis

WATER AND WELFARE: Detroit’s community crisis

Between March and late July of 2014, the city of Detroit shut off running water, with little to no warning, to about 17,000 city residents...
September 14, 2014 × Comments are Disabled

participatory culture

SOLIDARITY: Or, all mixed up in other people’s business?

SOLIDARITY: Or, all mixed up in other people’s business?

We’ve all of us been incensed by a news story, cultural trend or incident on the public bus that’s led us to understand that social...
August 14, 2014 × 2 comments

community building

REACHING OUT: 5 easy ways to community build

REACHING OUT: 5 easy ways to community build

I get really skeptical about unambivalent nostalgia for the good-old-days because the good-old-days usually involved things like widespread...
August 9, 2014 × 2 comments

community building

THE ART OF COMMUNITY: Building the new age of participation

THE ART OF COMMUNITY: Building the new age of participation

“Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.” —Vincent Van Gogh As my watch ticked...
December 28, 2013 × Comments are Disabled

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