Links of the Quarter: December 2018

How to Save the World

Wildlife instead of natural capital/resources/stocks/assets. Screening the Use of Screens: There is increasing evidence that what is presented to us on all kinds of screens is addictive and leads to antisocial tendencies. Na Pali coast, Kaua’i — photo by me, taken two weeks ago.

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Truth in a Post-Truth Age

Jenny Connected

As he unpicks the fantastical beliefs that run through America’s past and present, the writer and broadcaster Kurt Andersen asks if the US is now entering a post-truth era. Last week BBC Radio 4 broadcast a series of 15 minute podcasts over five days on the topic of Truth.

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Links of the Quarter: June 2018

How to Save the World

In his review of the book, Ephrat Livni sums it up this way: “Time is a story we’re always telling ourselves in the present tense, individually and together. A Brief History of Timekeeping: Zach Holman presents an entertaining and well-researched analysis of why we keep time the way we do.

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A simple way to explore the Four Fold Practice of the Art of Hosting

Chris Corrigan

After talking about it for days, the clarity that arose was that people experience meaningful conversations when they are present, when they participate, when they are hosted and when they co-create something.

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Collapse Watch

How to Save the World

Banks will freeze your assets because they have no collateral to fund withdrawals by customers. I t’s been a while since I posted about the collapse of our industrial civilization.

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