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Journey to Earthland:

Paul Raskin

In our interdependent and dangerous century, an organic planetary civilization has become both a possibility and a necessity.

The Great Transition to Planetary Civilization

The Pedagogy of Transition:
Educating for the Future We Want

An exploration of how to align educational systems with new imperatives in the long term, while delivering innovate curricula and teaching within existing systems in the near term.

Interrogating the Anthropocene:
Truth and Fallacy

Human activity has jolted the Earth into a hostile new state. If we care about building a decent future, how should we think about “the Anthropocene”?

Universal Basic Income:
Has the Time Come?

Should society provide every citizen with a basic income, no strings attached? Proponents and critics of a universal basic income debate whether it should be a central element of strategies for transformation.

After the Pandemic:
Which Future?

How will today’s crisis alter the shape of tomorrow’s world? Which scenario—Conventional Worlds, Barbarization, Great Transition—has become more likely? How can we seize the moment to propel transformation?

Planetize the Movement!

In our fraught time, we need coordinated action for deep social and ecological change more than ever. How can we build a unified global movement? Who will change the world?

Toward a Great Ethics Transition:
The Earth Charter at Twenty

A Great Transition must rise on core ethical values attuned to an interdependent world facing a common destiny. What are the elements of this foundation, and how do we build it?

Corporations in the Crosshairs:
From Reform to Redesign

Footloose transnational corporations are fraying the social and ecological fabric. What strategies are at the cutting edge of the struggle to tame these predatory behemoths?

Dollars to Doughnuts:
The Shape of a New Economy

The author of Doughnut Economics describes what mainstream economics gets wrong and how another economics can nurture both people and planet.

Farewell to the World
Social Forum?

The WSF has offered a vital meeting place for activists. But has it's time passed? Roberto Savio opens the debate and a panel weighs in.

The Climate Movement:
What's Next?

A forum on the prospects for a transformational climate movement. Bill McKibben opens the debate.

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