Solutions

Justin Hyatt, IPS
Fourth International Conference on Degrowth
For anyone who recently attended the Fourth International Conference on Degrowth in Leipzig, Germany, listening in on conference talk, surrounded by the ecologically savvy, one quickly noticed that no one was singing the praises of sustainable development. Nonetheless, development per se and all that this entails did take center stage, as a crowd...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Seven students at Harvard University, among the most prestigious and wealthiest...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
If Americans can look beyond the political theater of the current lame-duck...

Further...

Sigh. That time of year. Buy! Save! Now! More! Some suggestions: For the season, if you must shop, go local. For Black Friday, buy nothing; it can wait. For Thanksgiving, give thanks. Or join Reverend Billy and his Stop Shopping Choir on the lawn of Monsanto's St. Louis headquarters, where they'll enjoy an organic dinner before bringing another dinner to activists in Ferguson. Thus comes hope. Also, lists of bad/better companies.