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Natural Capitalism-Creating the Next Industrial Revolution

Natural Capitalism-Creating the Next Industrial Revolution

Live Earth (2007 concert) Live Earth was a one off event developed to combat climate change. The first series of benefit concerts were held on July 7, 2007. The concerts brought together more than 150 musical acts in eleven locations around the world which were broadcast to a mass global audience through televisions, radio, and streamed via the Internet. The umbrella organization for the event was Save Our Selves, founded by Kevin Wall (Executive Producer), and included major partners such as former U.S. The plans for the Live Earth concerts were announced at a media event in Los Angeles on 15 February 2007 by Al Gore, Kevin Wall and other celebrities.[5] The inspiration for promoting the cause using benefit concerts comes from many similar events over the past 25 years including the 1985 Live Aid concerts and the 2005 Live 8 concerts and it was to be the longest show ever to be recorded in the world records. The concert series followed in the tradition of many benefit events staged in the past three decades:

What Is the Easiest Way to Power a Lightbulb More Infographics on Good Welcome | Clownfish Most Amazing Miniature Food Artworks by Shay Aaron Shay Aaron is a brilliant artist from Israel who makes the most astonishing miniature food jewelry. These foodstuffs look so beautiful that we would desire to eat them. Actually, there’s a whole market out there for miniature food. Comments comments Jonathon Porritt : Welcome to my blog Reverend Billy and the Church of Stop Shopping Reverend Billy at Occupy Wall Street, where he has shown up several times to support the protesters. The Church of Stop Shopping is an activist performance group based in New York City, led by Reverend Billy, the stage name of Bill Talen. Using the form of a revival meeting, on sidewalks and in chain stores, Reverend Billy and his gospel choir exhort consumers to abandon the products of large corporations and mass media; the group also preaches a broader message of economic justice, environmental protection, and anti-militarism, protesting sweatshops and the Iraq War. Though it continues its street theatre activities, the Church has also appeared on stage and has toured internationally. Origin of Reverend Billy[edit] Reverend Billy attempting to exorcise bad loans and toxic assets from the Bank of America ATM in Union Square, New York City. 2009 Each year, Reverend Billy and his choir attend and perform at the Burning Man festival in Nevada. Activism[edit] What Would Jesus Buy? Films[edit]

Design pour un monde réel | Lucide Il y a un peu plus d’un an, souhaitant apporter un bol d’air frais à ma pratique, je me suis inscrit à une formation sur le lien entre innovation et design à l’Ecole Nationale Suprieure de Création Industrielle. Par sa complicité avec le milieu artistique notamment, je pressentais que le design pouvait nourrir, enrichir l’entreprise. Je débutais donc la rentrée avec l’envie de répondre à ces questions: Comment le design peut-il soutenir l’innovation? Assez rapidement, c’est une question plus large que nous allions adresser: Mais qu’est-ce que le design? Cette ouvrage propose d’emblée d’aborder la question de ce qu’est le design. “La plupart des designers se considèrent comme des maîtres stylistes ; ils ne s’interrogent jamais sur l’aide qu’ils apportent à un système qui tend à exploiter et duper la population; ils n’ont pas conscience de la division sociale que crée le design lorsqu’il renforce la structure de classe ; ils sont les “bons Allemands” de la profession.” J'aime :

Yochai Benkler Un article de Wikipédia, l'encyclopédie libre. Biographie[modifier | modifier le code] Benkler reçoit un LL.B. de l'Université de Tel-Aviv en 1991 et un J.D. de la Faculté de droit de l'Université Harvard en 1994. En 1994-1995, il travaille pour la firme Ropes & Gray (en). En 1995 et 1996, il est stagiaire de Stephen G. Breyer à la Cour suprême des États-Unis. De 1996 à 2003, il est professeur à la New York University School of Law et se rend parfois à la Yale Law School et, en 2002-2003, à la Faculté de droit de Harvard. Benkler fait une apparition dans le film documentaire Steal This Film, où il soulève plusieurs enjeux tels « comment le changement de la structure de coûts dans les productions musicales et télévisuelles permettent à de nouvelles strates de la société de créer »[trad 1],[2]. Recherches[modifier | modifier le code] Benkler oriente ses recherches sur les approches communes de gestion des ressources dans les environnements réseaux. Notes[modifier | modifier le code]

Lucy Siegle offers 36 positive suggestions on how we can reduce carbon emissions | Environment When I became the Observer Magazine's ethical living columnist two years ago I was inundated with questions from readers about recycling. Today, my postbag is still bursting with your questions, but now most of them concern spiralling carbon emissions. This only confirms what many of us now realise: that our addiction to a carbon-rich lifestyle is threatening the life of our planet. And, as everybody from Al Gore to Oprah Winfrey, the Archbishop of Canterbury, Nicholas Stern and even Arnold Schwarzenegger told us last year, we must all radically 'decarbonise' the way we live. If you follow the diet described below, you will be taking the first steps to reducing the size of the one thing you have direct control over - your carbon footprint. Responses to the CO2 problem vary. The past year has seen concentrations of CO2 in the atmosphere continue to soar, and they are set to increase by 2.5 per cent annually. What is a carb? What is my carbon footprint? How to cut your carbs And finally ...