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Extinction Rebellion. Is the Honeymoon Over? Is it the beginning of ongoing commitment to address the Climate Emergency?

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We need a revolution

Various activists court arrest

More and more arrests

Working with despair Continue reading 



Slow Suicide of Life on Earth. The Climate Emergency. 25 of the Areas for Technical/Legal Solutions

The knowledge, expertise and materials have developed to enable the end of the climate emergency.  Sadly, there is not the political/corporate will, which resists tackling the emergency.

Economic growth, profit and consumer demand take priority over life on the Earth. Continue reading 



Radical Political, Social and Personal Actions to Stop the Climate Crisis

Massive outpouring of carbon dioxide causes climate change, especially due to fossil fuels for consumerism and destruction of rainforests for logging, beef and palm oil for addictive processed food, Continue reading 



12 Causes for Climate Change/Crisis. Plus Approximate Per Cent per Cause

Eighteen of the last 19 years since 2000 have recorded the highest surface global temperature since records began in 1880.

The growing heat creates more pressure on every part of the globe. The pressure triggers a growing number of ‘hotspots’ of catastrophe.

Emissions trap heat from the sun in the Earth’s atmosphere.

Dramatic climate change depends upon greenhouse gases, such as carbon dioxide (CO2), methane and nitrous oxide.

Trapped heat leads to dramatic swings in weather.

Scientists report the consequences of melting ice caps, glaciers, severe cold, rising seas, massive flooding, droughts, famine and pollution of land, water and air. Continue reading 



Action and Vision. Totnes, south Devon, England. 10 Links to Newspaper Articles. 25 Links to Organisations, Businesses, Charities etc Working for Social Change

Dear Readers

Here is a list of links with regard to what is happening in Totnes (population 8400) in south Devon, UK.

TEN LINKS TO NEWSPAPER/MAGAZINE ARTICLES ON TOTNES IN RECENT YEARS

  1. https://pebblemag.com/magazine/travelling/totnes-independent-ethical-shops-guide
  2. www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/europe/united-kingdom/articles/totnes-what-to-see-and-do
  3. www.theguardian.com/business/2012/aug/15/totnes-war-global-capitalism
  4. www.independent.co.uk/environment/green-living/the-transition-movement-today-totnes-tomorrow-the-world-2364355
  5. www.theguardian.com/environment/2011/feb/06/totnes-transition-towns-ethical-living
  6. www.devonlive.com/news/why-is-totnes-so-weird-2085944
  7. www.open.edu/openlearn/society/politics-policy-people/sociology/totnes-town-constantly-transition
  8. www.newhumanist.org.uk/articles/2862/the-town-thats-twinned-with-narniahttps:
  9. www.theguardian.com/environment/2013/jun/15/transition-towns-way-forward
  10. www.theguardian.com/politics/2018/oct/07/sarah-wollaston-fights-to-save-totnes-seat-brexiters

TWENTY LINKS TO ORGANISATIONS, BUSINESSES, CHARITIES ETC IN AND AROUND TOTNES

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Totnes
  2. https://www.transitiontowntotnes.org/about/history/https://transitionnetwork.org/transition-near-me/
  3. https://transitionnetwork.org/about-the-movement/what-is-transition/reconomy/
  4. https://transitionnetwork.org/https://totnesconsciousnesscafe.co.uk/https//
  5. https://gaiahouse.co.uk/
  6. https://www.sharphamtrust.org/mindfulness-retreats/sharpham-house-retreats
  7. https://www.schumachercollege.org.uk/
  8. https://www.tnhc.co.uk/
  9. https://www.dartington.org/
  10. https://www.sharphamtrust.org/calendar/retreat/the-barn-retreat-six-day-meditation#/events
  11. https://www.southdevonsteinerschool.org/
  12. http://www.italianfoodheroes.com/
  13. http://totnes-meditation-group.org/
  14. https://www.wanderingwild.co.uk/experience
  15. http://thezerowasteshop.co.uk/pages/about/our-story/81
  16. https://reconomycentre.org/tag/inner-resilience/
  17. https://www.totnespulse.co.uk/totnes-to-join-national-rebellion-for-climate-action/
  18. https://www.souland.org/blog/life-cairn-in-totnes-for-honouring-and-grieving-extinction-1st-dec-2018
  19. http://www.totnes-today.co.uk/article.cfm?id=117926&headline=Campaigners%20in%20%27climate%20emergency%27%20call&sectionIs=news&searchyear=2019
  20. https://www.greenlife.co.uk/collections/food-store
  21. https://www.greenfibres.com/about-greenfibres
  22. https://www.riverford.co.uk/
  23. http://www.sackswholefoods.co.uk/
  24. https://www.wakeuptoorganic.co.uk/find-your-local-store-in-brixham
  25. https://www.transitiontowntotnes.org/event/community-of-dragons/

 

 




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