Here on the west coast we are aching to dig in and get gardening. Normally at this time of year we are watching our …
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Weight: 100 Grams
BISAC: SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General
Publisher: The Community Solution
Pub. Date: 2008-04-01
The Power of Community
How Cuba Survived Peak Oil
When the Soviet Union collapsed in 1990, Cuba's economy went into a tailspin. With imports of oil cut by more than half and food imports cut by 80 percent, people were desperate. This fascinating and empowering film shows how communities pulled together, created solutions, and ultimately thrived in spite of their decreased dependence on imported energy.
In the context of global Peak Oil worries, Cuba is an inspiring vision of hope.