Basic Income roadshow in Ireland, September 2018

Basic Income Ireland is organising a series of events throughout Ireland during the month of Sept, to inform about and discuss their proposals for...

On being conservative for the common against those who are conservative for enclosure

Patrick Noble warns us to "beware of grown-ups – the grown-up in ourselves as much as in others. Our true coming of age is...

Money through the looking glass

Caroline Whyte argues that the only way to achieve degrowth without crashing the global economy is to change the way that money is issued....

On faiths, keeping them and losing them…

"If we are going to survive the turmoil of the years ahead, we are going to need a deeper understanding of ourselves and what...

The music of time – or how we’ll not change the music unless we...

"It should be a natural relief to step back inside natural limits. Limits have forms, sounds and scents – we can touch them –...

The Punishment of Nemesis

"Certain stories recur in the history of humanity – and one of the most dramatic and traumatic is that of hybris," writes Brian Davey....

Confessions of a Rentier

"Most of the progressive thinkers and writers I look to for insight deprecate rentiers (or so I believe). I am a rentier. How should...

TEDx talk in Longford, June 29, featuring Feasta co-founder Davie Philip and Chas Jewett,...

Longford is to host the Midland’s first TEDx Conference on Friday 29 June at the Backstage Theatre. The theme for TEDx Longford is ‘Change...

The tales of history are a dead-end road

"Culture is what people do. It decays when people stop culturing. Changing a culture means changing what we do. Often, that will need a...

Father’s Day Thoughts on Star Wars, Religion, and Basic Income 

Mike Sandler draws on the work of linguist George Lakoff to argue that "maybe it’s time to rethink the conventional wisdom received from our...

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