Permaculture theory

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28 Must-Read Books That Will Forever Change How You See the World
A Couple of Rough Types Geoff Lawton and David Holmgren
An open letter to environmentalists – are renewables just as bad for the planet
Anarchism and Permaculture
Anti-Pattern Capitalism Permaculture Research Institute
Best Time-Lapse Videos of our Extraordinary Earth
Blue Planet Synthesis Paper for UNEP
Community: Just for the love of it
Cooperative Neural Networks Suggest How Intelligence Evolved
David Holmgren on How Plants Adapt
David Holmgren on the Endurance of Suburbia 
David Holmgren: The Reverse of Globalization 
Do trees communicate (film)
Ecology: HOME a film by Yann Arthus-Bertrand
Economic growth is not the answer
Ethics: Permaculture Ethics and Principles Summary (film)
Food, Inc. (2008) Video by Food, Inc. (2008)
Forests: Bosco Verticale in Milan Will Be the World’s First Vertical Forest
Forests:Busting the Forest Myths: People as Part of the Solution by Fred Pearce: Yale Environment 360
freedom of food and the golden temple
Fritjof Capra, The Systems View of Life
Global Crisis Explained
Graham Burnett – Cultivating the revolution
Graham Burnett on money
Greenwashing, what is it and who does it
Growth: end growth book review
Growth: Farewell to Growth – Serge Latouche (Book Review by Giorgos Kallis) | Ecological Economics
High Price of Materialism 
Holmgren permaculture pioneer
How Access to Clean Water Prevents Conflict : The Permaculture Project LLC
I am the city poem
International permaculture day
Jet Stream Gardening | My Climate Change Garden
Joanna Macy Deep Ecology
Linear Thinking vs Cyclical Processes: Changing Mental Paradigms. (Perma)Culture and Sanity.
Money vs Fossil Energy David Holmgren
Murray Bookchin – (2/7) – London – 1992
Mushrooms: The fungal-fantastical, how mushrooms can save the world trailer (film)
New emerging worlds
No Limits To Happiness
Occupy Earth: Nature Is the 99%, Too
Occupy Permaculture Economy (film)
Occupy Permaculture: Bill Mollinson talk (film)
One Million Gardens can change the world
PATHOLOGY OF THE WEALTHY  – Michael Parenti
Permaculture and Metaphysics Permaculture Research Institute
Permaculture or Industrial Agriculture? 
Peter Bane – How I’m Preparing for the Local Future: Permaculture
Politics of Gardening
Pollination: The beauty of pollination 
Primrose organics: a model of sustainability – audio slideshow
Rap on Permaculture
Rat Race (live more!)
Reconnecting to Nature through Spiritual Permaculture
Remembering Carl Sagan – Pale Blue Dot
Richard Heinberg: why end of growth means more happiness
Rob Hopkins on permaculture day 2012
Russia’s Anastasia and Permaculture
Russia’s Anastasia and Permaculture | Inland Northwest Permaculture
Schumacher: COMING HOME: E.F. Schumacher & the Reinvention of the Local Economy
Self-Attribution Fallacy Permaculture Research Institute
Sepp holzer podcast on permaculture the good and the bad
She’s Alive… Beautiful… Finite… Hurting… Worth Dying for.
Sociocracy: A Permaculture Approach to Community Evolution | Lost Valley Educational Center & Commun
Soil Solution Film preview
Soil: TEDxManhattan – Fred Kirschenmann – Soil: From Dirt to Lifeline
TEDxAjman – Geoff Lawton – Permaculture
The Close to Nature Garden (1981)- Masanobu Fukuoka 
The End of Growth book review by Patrick Whitefield
The Good Life (2008) | Free Range Studios
The New Food Wars: Globalization, GMOs and Biofuels | Global Research TV
There’s No Tomorrow
Thinking About (Growing) Food | Nowtopian
To Everyone Feeling Screwed Over by the Economy Permaculture Research Institute
Toby Hemenway – How Permaculture Can Save Humanity and the Earth, but Not Civilization
Unplugging Our Economic Ponzi Scheme
Vandana Shiva: Indigenous Knowledge
Vandana Shiva: The Future of Food-Part 1
Visualizing a Plenitude Economy – Animated Video
We Are All One – Film
Why don’t you Change? (Film)
Why permaculture needs accurate data and measurement to persuade the mainstream
Why the end of economic growth can bring more happiness
Will Permaculture become the new dominant narrative?
Working with the land – building resilience through permaculture education