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Can Positive Shrinkage Change the World

Can Positive Shrinkage Change the World

In this post, JL Morin wonders about the meaning of life and what it will take to change the world we live in. Surely we can and must do better. The world map-face below invites me to stop and reflect on what I value and truly love in my life. I hope that the image […]

Is Sustainable Growth an Oxymoron?

Is Sustainable Growth an Oxymoron?

We do a lot without thinking, like using GDP growth as a standard of excellence. Most 21st century activity is based on a ‘given’ that underpins the soft science of economics: ‘Growth is good’ — not just a big assumption, a wrong assumption. Pudding with no proof. Let’s face it, the economic crisis was good […]

The Whole Truth About the Oil Crash

The Whole Truth About the Oil Crash

I’m pleased to welcome J.L. Morin as a contributor to BoomerWarrior.Org. Morin, a Harvard graduate, is now adjunct faculty at Boston University. Her writing has been published widely, most recently in Huffington Post. She has just released a cli-fi novel, Nature’s Confession, which was included in  “12 Works of Climate Fiction Everyone Should Read”. The common thinking about […]