I started collecting books earlier this year in anticipation of finishing up school this summer. I’ve loaded up on titles around business, climate change, ethics, justice, philosophy and science and expect to be reading on related topics fairly exclusively over the coming years. As I put my academic career in the rearview, I’ll be looking for the leverage points described in Donella Meadows’ iconic essay (If you haven’t read it, I highly recommend checking it out right away.) and will be looking for the keys unlock those leverage points. (Any suggestions to that end are very welcome.) (more…)
Andy Hoffman (Twitter: @HoffmanAndy), Director of the University of Michigan’s Erb Institute, cranked out the following barrage of tweets earlier today. The posts were aimed squarely at the fading legion of climate deniers. I’m guessing there’ll be no reply.