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Video: Transition to a World Without Oil, a TED Talk with Rob Hopkins

From Racehorse to Workhorse, by Bill McKibben

Selection from Eaarth: Making Life on a Tough New Planet Here’s a better metaphor:  the economy that has defined our Western world is like a racehorse, fleet and showy.  It’s bred for speed, with narrow, tapered legs; tap it on the haunch, and it accelerates down the backstretch. But don’t put it on a track where […]