Trend toward off-grid escape/fallback getting closer to mainstream

Trend toward off-grid escape/fallback getting closer to mainstream New article in the new york times… https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/30/realestate/climate-change-insurance-buy-land-somewhere-else.html This trend has been a while coming, first with doomers/preppers and wealthy/elites, but I think we’re at the start of a real wave of less affluent (but still relatively well-off) younger location-independent types grabbing a spot in the hinterlands to hobby-homestead. What are the implications and opportunities for established Permaculturists and resilient infrastructure in these areas? What could be done to link newcomers into productive local networks and collaborative transition? Or is it more…

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America’s Criminal “Injustice” System

America’s Criminal “Injustice” System   TheRealNews Nina Turner, Cornel West, Danny Glover, Cynthia Nixon and Gus Newport on the roots of and solutions to America’s addiction to mass incarceration at the Sanders Institute Gathering. Visit https://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at https://therealnews.com/donate. TheRealNews

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Such a coincidence…

Such a coincidence… submitted by /u/tobibuk [link] [comments] top scoring links : conspiracy **The conspiracy subreddit is a thinking ground. Above all else, we respect everyone’s opinions and ALL religious beliefs and creeds. We hope to challenge issues which have captured the public’s imagination, from JFK and UFOs to 9/11. This is a forum for free thinking, not hate speech. Respect other views and opinions, and keep an open mind.** **Our intentions are aimed towards a fairer, more transparent world and a better future for everyone.**

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More than 40 percent of world coal plants are unprofitable: report – By 2030, new wind and solar will be cheaper than continuing to operate 96 percent of today’s existing and planned coal plants, the report said.

More than 40 percent of world coal plants are unprofitable: report – By 2030, new wind and solar will be cheaper than continuing to operate 96 percent of today’s existing and planned coal plants, the report said. submitted by /u/V2O5 to r/RenewableEnergy [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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“Children from high-income (top 1%) families are ten times as likely to become inventors as those from below-median income families. These gaps persist even among children with similar math test scores in early childhood.”

“Children from high-income (top 1%) families are ten times as likely to become inventors as those from below-median income families. These gaps persist even among children with similar math test scores in early childhood.” submitted by /u/smurfyjenkins to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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