Our Blog | August 2015

Why culture is an election issue in 2015

by: Sara on 08/19/2015

Today's blog was originally posted August 17th on Rabble. ca

Heather Menzies is an award-winning writer and scholar and the author of nine books, including Whose Brave New World?No Time, and Reclaiming the Commons for the Common Good. She has been awarded an honourary doctorate and the Order of Canada for her "contributions to public discourse."

The …

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Today is Earth Overshoot Day - It Could Have Been October 3rd

by: EJ on 08/13/2015

Earth Overshoot Day marks the day when humanity has used up one year's worth of natural resources.  Last year, Earth Overshoot Day fell on August 19th, this year it falls six days earlier on August 13th.  Earth Overshoot Day is an initiative of the Global Footprint Network, an international sustainability think tank with offices in North America, …

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