Can Detroit Farm its Way Back to Life?A PlanetShifter.com GreenNews Specialhttp://www.planetshifter.com/node/1507
Near downtown, fruit trees and vegetable farms would
replace neighborhoods that are an eerie landscape… Continue
Added by PlanetShifterMan on March 9, 2010 at 11:22am —
Re-splicing the Tribe Myth in LinkedIn by Willi Paul
WP: "I find myself working in a future time and place that doesn’t exist
It’s hard to collaborate with an empty feeling"
Added by PlanetShifterMan on February 4, 2010 at 10:00am —
PlanetShifter.com Event Circle Interview with Debra Berliner,
Climate Action Coordinator,
Ecology Center, Berkeley, CA – by Willi Paul
DB: "Taking action in concert with others ensures a
built-in support network, fosters accountability, and
facilitates an exchange of ideas and knowledge. That said,
addressing climate change is not only… Continue
Added by PlanetShifterMan on January 19, 2010 at 10:31am —
Quick Chat Interview with Tim Grant, Co-editor, Green Teacher Magazine by Willi Paul.
TG: "Few educators incorporate electronic media as of yet. In the early days,
they discouraged its presence in schools. But this is starting to change
as teachers recognize that teens and pre-teens use… Continue
Added by PlanetShifterMan on January 18, 2010 at 9:48am —
GreenBuzz in the Green Tent Revival: PlanetShifter.com Interview
with Matt Wheeland, Managing Editor - GreenBiz.com / GreenerWorld Media.com
MW: "I can't speak for all green business media, but for GreenBiz.com
our job is easy: Find out what companies are doing to improve their
environmental impacts and share it with other businesspeople. In a way,
our job… Continue
Added by PlanetShifterMan on January 16, 2010 at 11:00am —
PowerShiftNY.com: And every generation that comes after us.
Interview with Organizer Alyssa Tsuchiya by Willi Paul.
"For instance, we’re tentatively planning a non-violent protest
of the Allegheny oil drilling on the first day of the conference
at the US Energy Development Corporation’s headquarters, which is
right next to where we’re most… Continue
Added by PlanetShifterMan on January 11, 2010 at 9:11pm —
It’s the End of the World – or the Beginning of a New One!
Question: What are Your Sustainability-driven Songs, Symbols
and Stories for the New GreenWorld Mythology? - Willi Paul
"Life has shifted as we have redeveloped local skills, use locally and regionally
appropriate materials to meet our needs and have turned a monstrous waste stream
Added by PlanetShifterMan on January 11, 2010 at 12:30pm —
Guitars and Crow Bars: Building the Green Stairway to Heaven - by Willi Paul
WP: "The next Earth, if we fight to create it, will be a magical place
of healing arts and soul, clean oceans and urban gardens --
not Wal-Mart aisles contaminated with rubber stamped sustainable
plastic crap made in China.
China is hell. Why live here?"
Added by PlanetShifterMan on January 2, 2010 at 11:30am —
EarthSpirit of the Year: Trathen Heckman.
Interview 2 with the Executive Director of
DailyActs.org and GreenSangha.org.
- Love Willi Paul + PlanetShifter.com.
TH: "As for new stories, it’s about focusing on the world
being born while carefully navigating the world that is dying
and coming undone. The language of “the Great Turning and… Continue
Added by PlanetShifterMan on December 25, 2009 at 11:20am —
John Muir once famously said, "When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to
everything in the universe." This interconnectedness of issues and topics is certainly no less so in the world of food. And so it is just silly and wrong to imagine that considerations of social and economic justice can be usefully or meaningfully -- or even honestly -- segregated or departmentalized away
from other values, e.g., sustainability.
Economic injustices are almost… Continue
Added by James Martin on December 21, 2009 at 3:29pm —
Seeking Experts for Event Circle Interview Series on PlanetShifter.com - 2010
2010 brings a shift in our Event Circle Series toward youth, arts, innovation and sustainability.
If you are interested in being interviewed, please let me know.
Art and Sustainability Consultant
415-407-4688 | willipaul1… Continue
Added by PlanetShifterMan on December 19, 2009 at 5:41pm —
GreenWishing in SF:
Greenzu.com Cooks up an Eco-Biz Caldron! by Willi Paul
"Somewhere in pre-launch, midst the broken images and
eegad spelling errors, greebzu.com currently hosts a
world of groovy information for both service providers
and users of business sustainability tools and practices."
Added by PlanetShifterMan on December 15, 2009 at 10:02am —
"Rendering the Bohemian Paradise Geopark -
Geo-tourism Development Center, Czech Republic."
Interview with Tampul Sempus, Project Manager -- by Willi Paul
TS: "I can absolutely agree with objectives of LinkedIn Group of
International Network of Social-Eco Entrepreneurs, which promote:
" Contributing to the creation of a global paradigm shift that… Continue
Added by PlanetShifterMan on December 8, 2009 at 10:30am —
“Hi Planet! Please Greet Barbara Parks, my job coach
Interview by Willi Paul, PlanetShifter.com
BP: "Regardless of your job status, it’s a good idea to select a specific
annual date to “check in,” take inventory, and make sure you’re being true
to yourself, your work, and your intended purpose for being… Continue
Added by PlanetShifterMan on December 2, 2009 at 10:24am —
"Are you hippie proof?"
Get Down at the Laytonville, CA EcoVillage!
"An ecovillage is the intersection of community and sustainability.
It’s a place where people can live a green lifestyle and share an
intentional community. Sound like a 60’s pipe dream? Hardly!"
Added by PlanetShifterMan on November 30, 2009 at 9:13pm —
The PlanetShifter.com Event Circle Interview with Eric Roston, author of The Carbon Age by Willi Paul
Mr. Roson is a science writer in Washington, DC, and author of the critically acclaimed book THE CARBON AGE:
How Life's Core Element Has Become Civilization's Greatest Threat.
ER:"I've pretty much devoted my career to finding ways to… Continue
Added by PlanetShifterMan on November 16, 2009 at 9:12pm —
"Survival of the Greenest?" GreenSource Knowledge Paper Series #5
from PlanetShifter.com and Willi Paul
"What I see in the next 2-5 years is a worldwide restructuring of
the perception of time, a major collapse of fear, and a catastrophic
period of angry and hungry people overcoming their limited personalities
to be one with their… Continue
Added by PlanetShifterMan on November 14, 2009 at 4:40pm —
Rain Harvesting in the Age of Sustainability:
PlanetShifter.com Interviews Bruce Hallinan from Aussie Rain Tanks by Willi Paul
BH: "It’s amazing that such an essential ingredient for life receives such little interest –
until the supply is decreased or threatened. Ultimately, water belongs to all creatures.
So the tough part is… Continue
Added by PlanetShifterMan on November 13, 2009 at 9:50am —
Use Greywater Now:
Interview with Laura Allen from Greywater Action by Willi Paul
LA: "Many sustainable water use practices are not allowed under current codes.
This is changing, but slowly. Arizona is a good state to look at for
forward thinking policies. They made simple greywater systems legal
in 2001, and places like Tucson will be… Continue
Added by PlanetShifterMan on November 11, 2009 at 11:14am —
Getting Into Oakland's Skin: Building the East Bay Green Economy (A Chamber Report 2009)
"With a goal to promote the growth and development of “green” businesses and to create
additional green jobs in the East Bay, the Oakland Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and the
East Bay Green Corridor Partnership (EBGCP) worked together to reach out to companies… Continue
Added by PlanetShifterMan on October 23, 2009 at 6:00pm —