20 year anniversary of the Sustainability Institute

It is really hard to believe that it was twenty years ago that a small group of us started dreaming and imagining what eventually emerged as the Lynedoch EcoVillage and the Sustainability Institute. It always amuses me when people assume there was some sort of grand...

Passing of Peter Hudson

I have just come across Raymond Suttner‘s obituary for my former teacher Peter Hudson. I had no idea he had passed away. He taught me during my Honours in Political Studies in 1981! I was the only student who took his course on Marxist theory. We used to meet at...

Travels through Europe….

From FB post dated 18 May: Yho, two weeks of extra-ordinary interactions, learnings, debates and explorations – and now parking off in a French Chateau just south of Paris which is the home-base of a new initiative called the Transition Campus – a new...

Revisiting Vauban….

Re-visiting Vauban – the famous eco-Neighborhood in Freiburg! Still looks amazing. Complete with a pic of my hero Varoufakis and a Green Party election poster that proclaims the market has failed!! +2 64Karima Brown,...