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Permanent Culture Now: Practical solutions for an uncertain future

Posted by on Dec 16, 2013 in Activism, Permaculture, Self-reliance, Transition | 0 comments

Permanent Culture Now: Practical solutions for an uncertain future

Its been an interesting and stimulating few years since Permanent Culture Now began, we have done a number of talks centred around the ideas and practices of permaculture and the commons as a future model of resource and land usage for all, we have also carried out practical workshops and filmed a great many speakers and workshops covering a variety of interesting and inter-related ideas and issues that relate directly to Permanent Culture Now are working towards. Equally we have also learnt a lot ourselves from interacting with people...

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Seed Economics

Posted by on Nov 7, 2013 in Permaculture, Self-reliance, Theory, Transition | 0 comments

Seed Economics

A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money. John Ruskin Read more at http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/topics/topic_money.html#p1ZKdwSkt3uWJfJT.99 A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money. John Ruskin Read more at http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/topics/topic_money.html#p1ZKdwSkt3uWJfJT.99 A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of Money...

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Be feral, be Human!

Posted by on Oct 31, 2013 in Education, PCN, Self-reliance, Transition | 0 comments

Be feral, be Human!

I have read with interest over the last few months about people attending re-wilding courses here in the UK and in the States. Though I have never attended anything like this in my life, I feel a strong empathy with the need that people have to remove the consumerist and self interested individualist thinking that has been rammed down our throats since the days of the Reagan and Thatcher Governments of the early 1980s. This mindset offers its buyers an ‘I’m above nature’ rational thinking approach that situates them on a pedestal at the...

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