Spring 2021 : What an Ecological Civilization Looks Like
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What an Ecological Civilization Looks Like
In DepthExplore Section
From the Editors
Toward an Ecological Civilization
The path toward an ecological civilization moves us from an uncivilized society based on selfish wealth accumulation to one that is community-oriented and life-affirming.Read more
What Does An Ecological Civilization Look Like?
A society based on natural ecology might seem like a far-off utopia—yet communities everywhere are already creating it.Jeremy Lent
Three Cities Switching To Life-Affirming Economies
“Doughnut economics” invites nature and social well-being into urban planning.
Tribes Revive Traditional Hemp Economies
A post-petroleum transition plan.
Living Ecologically Is Illegal
The Rights of Nature movement offers a solution.
Mark Ruffalo & Melissa Troutman
A Nearly True Story: The Tale of the Hamlet
Sometime in the future of the After Times, a group of neighbors relearn how to grow food in community—and feel joy amid uncertainty.
Reclaiming Our Common Home
Expand the commons to include everything we need.
The Gift of Ecological Humility
These Afro-Indigenous practices challenge ideas of human supremacy.
How To Awaken Our Ecological Psyche
Rekindle the deep memory of where we come from.
Solutions We LoveExplore Section
Get Past The Sting For a Cup of Tea
A cup of Nettle tea can help fortify blood, build bones, increase energy levels, improve circulation, and decrease inflammation and oxidative stress in the body.
How to Bring Nature Into Your Daily Life
The key is to make it feel like a daily gift.
People We Love
These creators are reclaiming their pasts and futures through transformative art.
Culture ShiftExplore Section
A Little Cat in a Big War
In “The Little War Cat,” concepts of war and trauma are introduced to young children in a way that is age-appropriate and invites them to feel empathy.
Hiba Noor Khan