• For the past 35 years, Resurgence’s small hard-working team has operated from a tiny barn conversation in Satish Kumar’s garden in the village of Hartland, North Devon.

    How The Resurgence Trust is building for the future

    The Resurgence Trust
    | 15th November 2017
    Leading thinkers, writers and environmentalists are calling for support for Resurgence – the spiritual and artistic flagship of the green movement and publisher of The Ecologist – to build a new home to expand its services to people and planet.

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  • We're Still Stronger Together

    Oliver Tickell
    | 15th June 2017
    Vivian Woodell, social entrepreneur and founder of the phone co-op, shares his thoughts on the growing co-operative movement and its role in building collaborative, sustainable alternatives to the standard model. Interview by Oliver Tickell.

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  • Working for a World Without War

    Scilla Elworthy
    | 23rd May 2017
    We live in violent and unpredictable times. What better time to focus on peace and listen to the voices of the peace-makers? Scilla Ellworthy challenges our assumptions about wars and presents a powerful strategy for building peace.

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  • Manifesto for the Green Mind

    Jules Pretty
    | 3rd March 2017
    Jules Pretty sets out a plan to engage people with Nature and create more sustainable and enjoyable living for everyone. The first call to action is: “Every child outdoors every day”.

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  • Living Networks

    Fritjof Capra
    | 20th January 2017
    Building on a talk prepared for the Resurgence 'One Earth, One Humanity, One Future' conference, (although not presented at that event) Fritjof Capra explains new scientific evidence supporting the long-held supposition of Buddhists and others that humans are interconnected and part of nature.

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  • Brexit: A Modern Day Peasants' Revolt

    Paul Kingsnorth
    | 18th November 2016
    Progressive green thinkers have been seduced by the EU, but now it's time for the Greens to seize the moment, reclaim their radical roots and take the lead on Brexit writes PAUL KINGSNORTH

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  • Challenging Rising Inequality

    Mark Goldring
    | 17th September 2016
    Mark Goldring, Chief Executive of Oxfam GB, reports on growing inequality arising from the current economic model that benefits the privileged minority.
    Extreme inequality across the globe spells disaster for millions.

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  • Schumacher College celebrates 25 years of ecological teaching

    Satish Kumar
    Editor Emeritus
    | 22nd August 2016
    They said it would never work but time has proved those critics wrong. As the inspirational and pioneering Devon centre that combines ecology and spiritual learning celebrates its 25th anniversary, founder and Editor Emeritus of Resurgence & Ecologist, SATISH KUMAR, describes the flourishing of this remarkable and pioneering place of learning

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  • Europe's Rotten Wood

    Horatio Morpurgo
    | 15th July 2016
    Illegal logging accounts for between 30 and 50 percent of wood harvested in Romania. Horatio Morpurgo reports on the destruction of Romanian forests, post communism, and looks at what we can learn.

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  • The Resurgence Trust

    7th June 2016
    The Resurgence Trust has owned and run The Ecologist website since 2012. Since then, we have offered this website as a free service to an international community that shares our agenda of seeking positive solutions to the challenges of climate change, social justice and ethical living.

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  • Kara Moses. Photo: Author supplied.

    Heathrow13: Why I risked jail for my beliefs

    Kara Moses
    | 6th May 2016
    Earlier this year, 13 climate activists were sentenced for aggravated trespass after blocking a runway at London’s Heathrow airport. For Kara Moses, the protest was part of her Buddhist practice of loving kindness to life and planet.

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  • Vegetable medley. FreeImages.com/ William Stadler

    A Food Renaissance

    Colin Tudge
    | 28th January 2016
    Colin Tudge reports on The College of Real Farming and Food Culture; a project designed to tackle the current issues in global food production. The current system is not fit for purpose but through a holistic approach and an overhaul of current mainstream agriculture, achieving a balance between feeding the world and conserving the environment is within grasp.

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  • Nicholas Stern at the COP15 United Nations climate Change conference, in Copenhagen, Denmark. Photo: Neil Palmer / CIAT (CC BY-SA).

    Stern Words and Vision

    Jonathon Porritt
    | 27th November 2015
    The latest book by Nicholas Stern Why Are We Waiting? The Logic, Urgency, and Promise of Tackling Climate Change presents a rational assessment of the climate crisis.

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  • Go With the Flow

    Greg Neale
    | 6th November 2015
    Greg Neale looks to the future of The Resurgence Trust and presents highlights from the new issue of Resurgence & Ecologist magazine which includes a special feature on water.

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  • Framing the Climate Talks

    Alison Matthews
    | 28th August 2015
    Laurence and Alison Matthews explain how the framework for the Paris Climate Change talks are set to skew the debate and distract us from the real agenda which should be to find a global solution to a global emergency.

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  • Plants Before Pills

    Sebastian Pole
    | 16th June 2015
    Ayurvedic practitioner Sebastian Pole of Pukka Herbs looks at the role of plants in the history of medicine and why reconnecting with natural food is essential to our health. With the explosion of system-wide health disorders, its time to take a more holistic approach to wellbeing.

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  • Photo: Alice Popkorn via Flickr, CC BY-ND 2.0.

    Charlie Hebdo

    The Ecologist
    | 8th January 2015
    The Ecologist offers its support and condolences to the colleagues and families of all those who suffered in the attack on Charlie Hebdo in Paris.

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  • Extreme Inequality

    Mark Goldring
    | 6th October 2014
    The massive concentration of economic resources in the hands of a few people presents a significant threat to democracy and wellbeing. Mark Goldring, Chief Executive of Oxfam GB, calls for a more progressive agenda for the redistribution of wealth.

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