Posts Tagged ‘Earth overshoot day’

Are we on a downward spiral?

Posted August 23rd, 2012 in Blog, Featured Comments Off on Are we on a downward spiral?

Fostering Ecological Hope Reflections on Culture and Meaning by Margaret Swedish We should mark the day each year with some sort of sacred ritual,  a form of cleansing, a plea for healing, a requiem, a wake for the planet… Wednesday, according to the Global Footprint Network, was this year’s Earth Overshoot Day. We don’t want […]

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Happy Ecological Overshoot Day!!

Posted September 27th, 2011 in Blog, Featured Comments Off on Happy Ecological Overshoot Day!!

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: Or not. It’s certainly something to get excited about – but not in a good way. The Global Footprint Networkis one of the sources I like to cite in my presentations and workshops because they do such a great job of explaining in terms easy to comprehend the […]

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Okay, stop consuming now – until January

Posted August 22nd, 2010 in Blog, Featured Comments Off on Okay, stop consuming now – until January

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: In a culture hypnotized by the myth of economic growth – that there will always be more forever and our standard of living will always increase for all eternity – it is hard to come crashing into the wall of limits. This is our most fundamental theme – […]

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