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Visualizing a Plenitude Economy

Visualizing a Plenitude Economy

This animation provides a vision of what a post-consumer society could look like, with people working fewer hours and pursuing re-skilling, homesteading, and small-scale enterprises that can help reduce the overall size and impact of the consumer economy.

Nature
Josh Keyes Art

Josh Keyes Art

Eco-surrealism from Portland Oregon.

Culture
The High Price of Materialism

The High Price of Materialism

Psychologist Tim Kasser discusses how a culture of consumerism undermines well-being.

Technology
Collapsing Vanity

Collapsing Vanity

Man is born, man lives, and man dies And it's all vanity.

Culture
Inside Out Street Art Project

Inside Out Street Art Project

JR, a French street artist, transforms public spaces and engages the passers by.

Technology
Christmas Uppercut

Christmas Uppercut

A Christmas Poem

Culture
Earth | Time Lapse View from Space, Fly Over | NASA, ISS

Earth | Time Lapse View from Space, Fly Over | NASA, ISS

Time lapse sequences of photographs taken by the crew of expeditions 28 & 29 onboard the International Space Station from August to October, 2011, who shot these pictures at an altitude of around 350 km.

Culture
Violence begets violence (police brutality 2 music video)

Violence begets violence (police brutality 2 music video)

When it gets down to having to use violence, then you are playing the system’s game. The establishment will irritate you – pull your beard, flick your face – to make you fight. Because once they’ve got you violent, then they know how to handle you. The only thing they don’t know how to handle is non-violence and humor. John Lennon

Culture
Björk - Declare Independence (music video)

Björk - Declare Independence (music video)

Declare independence! Don't let them do that to you!

Culture
Keep Wall Street Occupied (Part 1)

Keep Wall Street Occupied (Part 1)

A fast, easy, free, and non-violent way to drive the big banks out of their greedy little minds is sitting in your mailbox right now. Check it out!

Culture
Caroline Lucas speech @ St Pauls

Caroline Lucas speech @ St Pauls

Caroline Lucas, Green Party leader and MP gives a punchy speech at the Occupy LSX protest joining the dots between The Great Financial Rip Off and moving beyond environmental challenges @ St Pauls Cathedral, London. Also bonus video of Danny Glover losing it @ Oakland protest.

Culture
Money, information, energy and bullshit

Money, information, energy and bullshit

It is well know that if you spread bullshit around it helps things grow. If you pile it up, it stinks. Of course, the same is true of money, but as money concentrates in one place it not only stinks it also corrupts.

Culture
Man's Search for Meaning (Video)

Man's Search for Meaning (Video)

"We have to be idealists" Viktor E Frankl

Culture
The Last Hustle

The Last Hustle

The Last Hustle is the unfalteringly honest autobiography of Kenny Johnson, a man who grew up in Kansas City with few opportunities and only alcoholics and criminals as role models. It was his destiny to become a hustler.

Technology
Horror for Heroes

Horror for Heroes

People who donate money to Help for Heroes are not only backing our government's immoral and unsustainable decision to fight resource wars they are paying an additional (albeit optional) war tax. Furthermore, when they stick their sicker up they are voluntarily furthering the propaganda. Both actions increase the chances of young soldiers from this country being exposed to the horrors of war and prolongs our unsustainable dependency on foreign lands to sustain our way of life.

Culture
The Real Reason Libya Was Attacked

The Real Reason Libya Was Attacked

"It's one of these things that you have to plan almost in secret, because as soon as you say you're going to change over from the dollar to something else, you're going to be targeted," says Ministry of Peace founder Dr James Thring.

Culture
A Poet's Advice

A Poet's Advice

To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting.

Culture
Banking – the Greatest Scam on Earth

Banking – the Greatest Scam on Earth

"Without our support the banking scam fails"