Posts Tagged ‘new economy’

Food Swap! (video)

Food Swap! (video)

A fun way of building a local food community – getting together with others for a food swap!

David Korten: Capitalism’s Threat to Democracy, part 2 (video)

David Korten: Capitalism’s Threat to Democracy, part 2 (video)

David Korten, author, and co-founder of Yes! magazine shares his views on the importance of building local, community-based economies.

David Korten: Capitalism’s Threat to Democracy (video)

David Korten: Capitalism’s Threat to Democracy (video)

David Korten, author of When Corporations Rule The World, minces no words about the dangers our capitalist system poses to democracy.

Time for a Crop Swap

Time for a Crop Swap

Another kind of food swap exists – it’s one I think many communities could easily embrace: a crop swap!

Community Digs in to Help Local Farm and Eatery

Community Digs in to Help Local Farm and Eatery

June 03, 2011 Dava Parr, owner of Fresh & Wyld Farmhouse Inn, a small local business in Paonia, Colorado, was facing a balloon payment she could not make and recently reached out to the community for support, and found it. One such person who stepped forward to help out was High Country News managing editor, […]