Last Build Date: Mon, 16 Jan 2017 20:42:03 +0000
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 13:20:12 +0000(image)
This week on Sea Change Radio, in the second half of our discussion with former senior advisers to the Bernie Sanders campaign, Becky Bond and Zack Exley, host Alex Wise struggles with the harsh reality of an incoming President completely unqualified and unprepared to lead the planet’s only superpower.
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 19:18:57 +0000(image)
My father likes to say that some people know the price of everything and the value of nothing. The same could be said of the neoliberals of the world, who–in case you missed my previous piece–are now transcendent in most policy circles across the world.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 11:33:00 +0000(image)
So let’s get down to business: is the rise of Donald Trump a millenarian movement? If so, what the hell does that mean?
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 10:34:26 +0000(image)
Samuel Alexander has written an excellent introduction to Thoreau’s works. Just Enough Is Plenty: Thoreau’s Alternative Economics not only summarises Thoreau’s ideas, it is also a pithy statement of Alexander’s work itself…
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 13:25:44 +0000(image)
To make the case for better neighborhood mobility, Furbish’s class of middle and high school students mapped their movements around North Nashville, tracking the spaces they visited most and the barriers that kept them from getting around, such as the lack of crosswalks and paths.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 11:39:20 +0000(image)
It’s a curious thing, this attempt of mine to make sense of the future by understanding what’s happened in the past. One of the most curious things about it, at least to me, is the passion with which so many people insist that this isn’t an option at all.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 14:42:42 +0000(image)
We hear from Becky Bond and Zack Exley, two senior advisers from the Bernie Sanders presidential campaign and authors of the new book, “Rules For Revolutionaries: How Big Organizing Can Change Everything.”
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 14:09:50 +0000(image)
Here I will be laying out what I consider to be the core elements and principle guidelines for civic/popular programs for democratic praxis. First, some definitions.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 10:22:35 +0000(image)
So, as one small effort to try to organize my thoughts about politics in the Trump era, let me see if I can make the case for why urbanism should, and usually does, comport with localism, and thus why urban-sympathetic conservatives and radical and democratic localists, as we all face 2017, have much in common.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 08:20:41 +0000(image)
So below I offer my own thoughts on how to move closer to the worlds we want, based on much comparative reflection on the stories of people everywhere who have acted in the name of radical social change, which for me, means something like “deep transformation of a society”…
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 12:48:43 +0000(image)
Now that you have an understanding of your oil consumption, let’s say we don’t want to support the rather nasty activities that oil production necessitates or that oil profits make possible. What to do?