Money: the Silent Killer

The fact that most money is created on a basis of debt is putting hidden, but dangerous, pressure on the biosphere, argues Caroline Whyte.

Where are our motorways headed?

"We are richer when we know our neighbours – human, animal and plant…..when we know the names of the nearest trees to where we...

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...

Democracy In Chains : A review of Nancy MacLean’s book subtitled ‘The deep history...

@GrahamJBarnes Other reviewers have called this book ‘unsettling’. I’d go along with that. For those of us who tend to favour the cock-up interpretation of...

Two events about basic income, Sept 16 and Oct 7

‘Work: What’s Basic Income Got To Do With It?’ Sat, Sept 16th, 2017 from 1000 – 1600 in Dublin at the Carmelite Community Centre, Aungier...

Feasta annual report 2017

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Greta Thunberg, PR and the “Climate Emergency”

Brian Davey argues that Greta Thunberg's campaign is being manipulated by big businesses and large environmental NGOs to engineer a massive policy coup for...

Seminar: Michael Albert on being a scholar activist, Maynooth, October 8

Michael Albert, co-founder of Sound End Press and Z magazine, will discuss his work on participatory economics that includes self-Management, justice, solidarity, diversity, efficiency...

Imagining alternative letters to creditors in a basic income world

800,000 workers in the US are currently furloughed without pay due to the current conflict between Congress and the President. What impact might a...

The Future of Money: a seminal conference in Frankfurt

This gathering brought together people from many countries and different walks of life to consider how we can best stabilise our dangerously rocky global...

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