For this month’s Transition Book Club meeting, we used Paul Gilding’s The Great Disruption: Why the Climate Crisis Will Bring on the End of Shopping and the Birth of a New World as a springboard for a wide-ranging conversation. [For a synopsis of the book, skip to the bottom; continue reading for more on our discussion.]
Now that I’m tuning into the Transition movement, I see interesting signs of it everywhere I look —even on reality TV!
"The supreme task is to organize and unite people so that their anger becomes a transforming force."
— Martin Luther King, Jr.
Some books are hard to read alone. Titles like “Collapse,” “EAARTH,” “The Long Descent,” and “The Coming Famine” rest on our bookshelves, but don’t always get read.