“Going local” is a powerful strategy to help repair our fractured world – our ecosystems, our societies and our selves. Far from the old institutions of power, people are starting to forge a very different future…
This eagerly awaited film, The Economics of Happiness, tells the story of a world moving simultaneously in two opposing directions. On the one hand, government and big business continue to promote globalization and th…e consolidation of corporate power. At the same time, all around the world people are resisting those policies, starting to forge a very different future. Communities are coming together to re-build more human scale, ecological economies based on a new paradigm – an economics of localization.
The suggested donation amount is $10 but no one will be turned away for inability to pay. Make sure to be there!
Vandana Shiva, Bill McKibben, David Korten, Michael Shuman, Juliet Schor, Richard Heinberg, Rob Hopkins, Andrew Simms, Zac Goldsmith, Samdhong Rinpoche
We are privileged to share sponsorship with Transition Town Ypsilanti, the WCC Permaculture Club, Michigan Young Farmers Coalition, EMU’s Giving Garden, and SE Michigan Stewardship Coalition.
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