Step Aside Agribusiness: It’s Time for Real Solutions to the Climate Crisis

The recent UN Climate Action Summit was tricky for agribusiness CEOs. With forest fires raging in the Amazon, a damning new report about the food system by the International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), and millions of young people out in streets clamoring to shut down fossil fuels and factory farming, it wasn’t easy for the world’s largest food and…

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A pioneer of the new economy movement, Local Futures has been raising awareness for four decades about the need to shift direction — away from dependence on global monopolies, and towards decentralized, regional economies.

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Local Futures works to renew ecological, social and spiritual well-being by promoting a systemic shift towards economic localization.

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