Posts Tagged ‘ecological hope’

Change whirling all around us

Posted February 22nd, 2010 in Blog, Featured 5 Comments

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: If you’re paying attention to the news, you’ve seen reports from the Madeira Islands, Portugal – the massive floods, the torrential rains that caused torrents of water to wash away hillsides, homes, whole communities. This morning’s figures: 42 dead, 120 injured, many unaccounted for. Then this morning, I […]

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Hunger – and getting worse

Posted February 18th, 2010 in Blog, Featured 5 Comments

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: Last year nearly 1 in every five people here in the US lacked the money at some point to buy food, according to a Gallup survey released in January carried out on behalf of the Food Research and Action Center. One in every five.  Think about that – […]

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How agriculture gave rise to the ecological crisis – and a host of other human crises as well

Posted February 13th, 2010 in Blog, Featured 6 Comments

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: …we westerners have lost our ancestral knowledge of how to survive on the Earth.  — Chellis Glendinning The more I delve into the underpinnings of our ecological crisis, the larger, deeper, more profound the picture becomes.  Now I’m reading a book that takes me right back to the […]

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One round world sharing one big mess

Posted January 30th, 2010 in Blog, Featured 4 Comments

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: [WE’VE JUST ADDED A ‘NEWS’ UPDATE. CLICK ON THE TAB ABOVE AND FIND OUT WHAT WE’RE UP TO.] In our last post we reflected on what it means to be part of one round finite world, a beautiful globe that we share with 6.8 billion people and millions […]

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