Author Profile: Jonathon Porritt

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Still Thinking Small

Issue 304 • September/October 2017 • Together We Are Stronger > Reviews

Review of Human Scale Revisited: A New Look at the Classic Case for a Decentralist Future

A Prophet In His Own Place

Issue 302 • May/June 2017 • Real Wealth > Reviews

Review of The World-Ending Fire: The Essential Wendell Berry

Greens Must Get Going

Issue 299 • November/December 2016 • Brave New Worlds > Undercurrents

Environmentalists must take the initiative to secure protection for the environment post Brexit

Saving the World May Not Be So Easy

Issue 298 • September/October 2016 • Regenerative Cities > Reviews

Review of Designing Regenerative Cultures

Sharing Our Views of the World

Issue 296 • May/June 2016 • Days of Hope > Resurgence50

Reflecting on a much-needed forum for intellectual exchange

Take Care, Not Control, of Our Planet

Issue 295 • March/April 2016 • Walking Back to Happiness > Reviews

Review of The Planet Remade: How Geoengineering Could Change the World

Stern Words and Vision

Issue 293 • November/December 2015 • Go With the Flow > Reviews

Review of Why Are We Waiting? The Logic, Urgency, and Promise of Tackling Climate Change

The Price of Everything

Issue 292 • September/October 2015 • Lines of Hope > Reviews

Review of Natural Capital: Valuing the Planet and What Nature Does for Britain

Climate: It Is A Moral Issue

Issue 291 • July/August 2015 • Climate: It is a moral issue > Keynotes

The Pope's intervention transforms the environmental debate

The Growth Delusion

Issue 289 • March/April 2015 • We Need New Stories > Reviews

Review of Collision Course: Endless Growth on a Finite Planet

A Bright Solar Future

Issue 287 • November/December 2014 • The Future We Want and the One We Can't Afford > Reviews

Review of The Burning Answer: A User's Guide to the Solar Revolution

A Solar Revolution

Issue 286 • September/October 2014 • Politics of Peace > Ecologist

The impact of solar power around the world

The World We Made

Issue 281 • November/December 2013 • Protecting the Countryside > Ecologist

We still have time to build a sustainable future

Greening of Our Cities

Issue 278 • May/June 2013 • Natural Wealth > Ecologist

Cities are leading the way in sustainability

The Elephant in the Room

Issue 274 • September/October 2012 • A Shared Agenda > Ecologist

Why nothing can change until we tackle our exploding population

Challenging the Greens

Issue 268 • September/October 2011 • What Comes Next? > Undercurrents

How much progress have we really made, and what should we be doing next?

Opinion - Going Back to Our Roots &

Issue 263 • November/December 2010 • Apostles of Beauty > Regulars > Opinion

A response to the Small is Beautiful call from Julian Rose

The Three 'Rs'

Issue 257 • November/December 2009 • Resilience & Climate Change > Keynotes

Three fundamental principles should underpin any approach to food security: resilience, resolarisation and relocalisation.

Living Within Our Means

Issue 255 • July/August 2009 • Sacred Planet > Keynotes

The solution to the ultimate recession lies in sustainable capitalism.

Corporate Evolution

Issue 252 • January/February 2009 • Nature Crunch: Redesign, Rethink, Reimagine > Reviews

Review of The Necessary Revolution.

Food Security

Issue 251 • November/December 2008 • Feasting & Fasting: Connecting the Plate and the Planet > Feasting & Fasting

Eat locally and seasonally.

21st Century Writing

Issue 247 • March/April 2008 • Long Live Biodiversity! > Reviews

Review of Spirituality as a Public Good

New Role for the WTO

Issue 244 • September/October 2007 • The Green Imperative > Green Imperatives

If the World Trade Organization were to put the environment above free trade we could begin to make the significant changes needed to live sustainably on the Earth.


Issue 238 • September/October 2006 • Celebrating 40 Years of Resurgence > The Movement

There is still a window of opportunity to ward off ecological collapse.


Issue 235 • March/April 2006 • From Ownership to Relationship > Undercurrents

Should we reform or replace capitalism?

Visionaries - PATRICK GEDDES

Issue 235 • March/April 2006 • From Ownership to Relationship > Regulars > Visionaries

The life of a pioneer of sustainable development.


Issue 234 • January/February 2006 • Earth, Wealth and Wellbeing > Feature Articles

Are capitalism and sustainability mutually exclusive? An edited extract from Capitalism as if the World Matters.


Issue 222 • January/February 2004 • Natural Governance > Feature Articles

Fast-lane living ranks high in the list of pseudo-satisfiers.


Issue 220 • September/October 2003 • Science and Spirituality > Feature Articles

It is time to examine the relationship between economic growth and social wellbeing


Issue 218 • May/June 2003 • Futility of War > Prospects for Peace

Addressing the roots of conflict.


Issue 208 • September/October 2001 • Technology: dream or nightmare? > Technology

Can technology help to clean up business practice?


Issue 201 • July/August 2000 • Only Connect - Soil, Soul, Society > Feature Articles

New Labour modernizers are ignoring the urgency of the required environmental transformation.


Issue 195 • July/August 1999 • Earth Charter > Reviews

Review of The Biotech Century

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