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BUILDING UPON THE TROPHIC THEORY OF MONEY: PRELIMINARY RESULTS FROM CANADA

By James Magnus-Johnston The human economy doesn't just mimic the economy of nature; it is part of it. It is woven directly into the...

Social Justice in the Steady State

SOCIAL JUSTICE IN THE STEADY STATE

By Brian Snyder It is a luxury to be able to worry about future generations, biodiversity loss, or climate change, and it is only available...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
New Zealand Deprioritizes Growth to Improve Health and Wellbeing

NEW ZEALAND DEPRIORITIZES GROWTH TO IMPROVE HEALTH AND WELLBEING

By James Magnus-Johnston Last May, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern released a budget to improve the “wellbeing” of citizens...

Sequence Matters

SEQUENCE MATTERS

By Herman Daly When prioritized over sustainability, techno-fixes are often dangerous. The main message of the controversial documentary,...

 
 
 
 
 
 
The Silver Lining of the COVID-Caused Recession is Supra-Economic

THE SILVER LINING OF THE COVID-CAUSED RECESSION IS SUPRA-ECONOMIC

By Brian Czech COVID-19 has done in a deadly way what steady-state economists would prescribe in a healthy way: putting the brakes...

Book Review: Falter by Bill McKibben

BOOK REVIEW: FALTER BY BILL MCKIBBEN

By Herman Daly Thanks to Bill McKibben, not just for his new book but for 30 years of honest, eloquent, and insightful environmental...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Degrowth Toward a Steady State Economy: Unifying Non-Growth Movements for Political Impact

DEGROWTH TOWARD A STEADY STATE ECONOMY: UNIFYING NON-GROWTH MOVEMENTS FOR POLITICAL IMPACT

By Brian Czech and Riccardo Mastini Limits to Growth and the Environmental Movement No later than the 1960s, scholars wrote in rigorous...

 
 
 
My CASSE Internship: A Unique Experience in Unsustainable Times

MY CASSE INTERNSHIP: A UNIQUE EXPERIENCE IN UNSUSTAINABLE TIMES

By Ben Valdez I don't think it's ever easy to consider being an unpaid intern right out of college. It's something you don't usually...

Distinguishing Capitalism from Growth

DISTINGUISHING CAPITALISM FROM GROWTH

By James Magnus-Johnston Capitalism and growth might have similar connotations, but they have important distinctions, too. “Capitalism”...

 
 
 



Sunday was the busiest day for US air travel since the pandemic began

Sunday was the busiest day for US air travel since the pandemic began

More people passed through U.S. airport security checkpoints on Sunday than on any other single day since the coronavirus pandemic cratered air travel, according to the... Read more ...

'Incredible outcome': Missing boater is found clinging to his capsized boat...

'Incredible outcome': Missing boater is found clinging to his capsized boat off Florida's east coast

A boater missing off the east coast of Florida was found alive Sunday, clinging to his capsized boat about 86 miles from shore. Read more ...

'America the Beautiful' is White House theme for Christmas

'America the Beautiful' is White House theme for Christmas

First Lady Melania Trump says the theme pays tribute to the “majesty" of the United States. Read more ...

President-elect Biden unveils inaugural committee

President-elect Biden unveils inaugural committee

President-elect Joe Biden is unveiling the committee that will lead arrangements for his Jan. 20 inauguration. Read more ...

Moderna to ask FDA for emergency clearance of COVID-19 vaccine

Moderna to ask FDA for emergency clearance of COVID-19 vaccine

Moderna said it will ask the feds to clear its experimental coronavirus vaccine for emergency use on Monday, adding to hopes that two inoculations could be available by the end... Read more ...

Melania Trump unveils White House Christmas decorations

Melania Trump unveils White House Christmas decorations

First Lady Melania Trump has decked the halls for the holiday season. Trump unveiled the theme of this year's White House Christmas decorations: ‘America the Beautiful,' chosen... Read more ...

Arizona certifies President-elect Biden's victory over President Trump

Arizona certifies President-elect Biden's victory over President Trump

Biden won Arizona by 0.3% of the nearly 3.4 million ballots cast, a margin of just under 10,500 votes. He's the second Democrat in 70 years to win the state. Read more ...

Beware of COVID-19 scams as vaccine approaches FDA approval

Beware of COVID-19 scams as vaccine approaches FDA approval

The coronavirus vaccine inching toward approval in the U.S. is desperately anticipated by Americans longing for a path back to normal life. But criminals are waiting, too. Read more ...

Congress returns with virus aid, federal funding unresolved

Congress returns with virus aid, federal funding unresolved

After months of shadowboxing amid a tense and volatile campaign, Capitol Hill's main players are returning for one final, perhaps futile, attempt at deal-making on a... Read more ...

Arizona certifies Biden's victory in the state

Arizona certifies Biden's victory in the state

Arizona's Secretary of State has certified the 2020 election results there, making President-elect Joe Biden's narrow victory official. Arizona is the latest state to reject... Read more ...