Climate Change and the Sugar Maples

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HzI1SbSpBZc&feature=youtu.be I like this beautiful video, produced by Climate Desk, because it brings climate change home to us. Martha Carlson: “Anyone can see a picture of the polar bear but what does it look like in *my* backyard with *my* animals or *my* plants?” Bringing it home, where it has been all this time, of course, […]

Empower *Everyone*: Leaderless Movements

Today I read this article about leaderless movements like Occupy Wall Street. The article itself doesn’t quite deliver on its promise (“The history of leaderless movements”), but it got me thinking. When’s the last time you were part of a leaderless movement? Can you remember? No guru, no one spokesperson, no one hero or “example”? […]