It is hard to see how we can turn around our economic systems to create a positive future.
Many people have considered how a new system might operate, and there is a growing awareness that we need to make the change. But is it happening far too slowly to save the planet?
The attached link comes from the Sierra Club via BEAM life member Lesley Dalziel. This club arose in 1892 out of the work of John Muir and other amazing people to protect the Sierra Nevada in California. Since then it has been a very effective leader in conservation in the USA and, indirectly, in thinking about conservation across the world.
We need a Plan B for our consuming society – because, as the article says, there is no Planet B.