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Independence Days (EPUB)

Independence Days (EPUB)

A Guide to Sustainable Food Storage and Preservation

Hard times aren't just coming, they are here already. The recent economic collapse has seen millions of North Americans move from the middle class to being poor, and from poor to hungry. At the same time, the idea of eating locally is shifting from …

related subjects: Resilience
Independence Days (PDF)

Independence Days (PDF)

A Guide to Sustainable Food Storage and Preservation

Hard times aren't just coming, they are here already. The recent economic collapse has seen millions of North Americans move from the middle class to being poor, and from poor to hungry. At the same time, the idea of eating locally is shifting from …

related subjects: Resilience
Depletion & Abundance

Depletion & Abundance

Life on the New Home Front

Climate change, peak oil and economic instability aren't just future social problems -- they jeopardize our homes and families right now. Our once-abundant food supply is being threatened by toxic chemical agriculture, rising food prices and crop …

related subjects: Resilience
The Power of Community

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 …

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Radical Simplicity

Radical Simplicity

Small Footprints on a Finite Earth

by Jim Merkel
foreword by Vicki Robin

Imagine you are first in line at a potluck buffet. The spread includes not just food and water, but all the materials needed for shelter, clothing, healthcare, and education. How do you know how much to take? How much is enough to leave for your …

related subjects: Resilience