Asylum-seeking and racial justice in Ireland

In the first of a series of guest blog posts, Feasta intern Nadia Henson describes the situation of asylum seekers in Ireland, linking it...

Fossil fuels, food and a just, sustainable response to COVID-19

Caroline Whyte argues that a just response to COVID-19 will need to take into account the limitations of renewable energy and the resulting need...

Ethical disconnection and re-connection – corporations as “people” and NGOs

Externalities involve ethical choices. The mechanisms that allow corporate actors to distance themselves from responsibility from their anti-social and anti-environmental choices are described –...

Feasta submission on the Post-2020 Common Agricultural Policy consultation process

We argue that in order to achieve its new objectives, the CAP needs to collaborate with other high-level EU and global bodies in order...

Podcast: Community Wealth Building and the next economic system

Caroline Whyte Seán Ó Conláin In our Bridging the Gaps podcast series, the hosts, Seán O’Conláin and Caroline Whyte, explore a range of topics with guests...

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....

Only slow time can answer rapid decline

"We live firstly in families, and only expediently under hierarchies," writes Patrick Noble, drawing his argument from the writings of Fernand Braudel, Francis Pryor,...

Living well in the face of climate and ecological crises

Feasta event, Saturday, Dec 7th 2019, 10.30am-4pm; Tailors’ Hall, Back Lane, Dublin 8. Through a combination of interview-style conversation and small-group discussion, this event will...

And the Weak Suffer What They Must?: Europe, Austerity and the Threat to Global...

This book is well worth reading if you're interested in how the Eurozone got into such a mess, although it ignores a very important...

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Feasta article note: This discussion meeting wasn’t the most interesting one for me. The conversation was about how the waste management market is currently...

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