This isn't a future you can, or should, face alone. How to make sure you don't have to.
Rice farmers in the Philippines go chemical free, community strong.
How the 2008 financial crash redefined what it means to be economically vulnerable.
Connie Allen started a support group for friends adjusting to smaller incomes.
There was plenty of disappointment and hardship this year. But the year also brought opportunities for transformation.
More and more people, communities, and nations are taking steps to reduce their vulnerability to a volatile global economy.
Detroit entrepreneurs are learning to rely on each other, finding the seeds of a new economy in resources discarded by corporate America.
Video: David Brancaccio of Fixing the Future shows how this close-knit community is keeping jobs close to home.
In an increasingly vulnerable world, we’re searching for rooted communities—and what we can learn from them.
What post-industrial cities can learn from rural America about smart shrinking.
Small businesses and local chambers are distancing themselves from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s politics.
What’s it really like to deal in regional currency?
So what did I learn from a month of hyperlocavore eating?
How can Transition Towns and Common Security Clubs help us navigate a changing economy and environment?
Self-sufficiency, I realize, is a misnomer. What I am aiming for is local sufficiency, together with my neighbors.