Issue 306
January/February 2018
The Way of the Garden

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Welcome

A Time to Take Stock

Reflections on the year and future plans

Frontline

Stop Funding Hate

Persuading companies to drop advertising in companies that give voice to discrimination

News From the Grassroots •

A round up of environmental news from around the globe

Political Cartoonist Detained •

An appeal on behalf of Amnesty International

Support Grows for Our Planned New Home

Reporting on our appeal to set up a Resurgence centre for education, environment and arts

Resurgence Poetry Prize Winner

Seán Hewitt wins the annual Resurgence prize for his poem Ilex

Ecologist

Turning Bed Sheets into Banners •

A mountain community turns back the tide of industrial agriculture

Living Well in the Non-materialist World •

An interview with scientific 'heretic' Rupert Sheldrake

Mistletoe and Other Parasites

Not all bloodsuckers are bad for your health

Charting a Course Towards Clean Energy •

An inventor could turn the tide for a local fishing industry

Keynotes

Mystery and the Way of the Garden •

Exploring the transformational power of cultivation

Undercurrents

A Call for Regeneration •

We need to move beyond sustainable development to help heal the Earth's ecosystems

Diversity Keeps a High Street Alive

Small traders defying the advance of online and supermarket shopping in their town

We Want Local Democracy - and our Dignity •

Catalonia's drive to break from Madrid is a step towards decentralisation and empowerment

Family Planning Makes for a Healthy Ecosystem &

Reproductive health and rights play an important role in conservation

Ethical Living

The Power of Love •

Extolling the virtues of the 'greatest religion on Earth'

Future Perfect? •

Local solutions - and chestnuts

The Good Goodbye •

Funeral rites and wrongs

Reef Encounters

How tropical fish made climate change personal

A Reflection in Liquid Pearl •

On the ephemeral beauty of dewdrops

The Arts

Chronicler of Country Life •

The rural photography of James Ravillious

Regulars

Poetry - Headland and Heartland •

A collaboration of poet and photographer on England's eastern shore

Deep Spirit - Letters to the Editors

A selection of letters to our Editors

Reviews

Joining Hands at Standing Rock

Review of Awake: A Dream From Standing Rock (film review)

A CALL FOR SCREEN PROTECTION •

Review of Generation Zapped (film review)

Books of the Year

Review of A rich selection of books on topics as diverse as futurology, Nature writing, politics and poetry

Drawn by the Wind and the Waves •

Review of Risingtidefallenstar

A 3D Future is Missing a Dimension •

Review of From Global to Local: the Making of Things and the End of Globalization

Pedalling on a Bumpy Road

Review of Bike Boom: The Unexpected Resurgence of Cycling

Beyond Words •

Review of Senses of Mystery: Engaging with Nature and the Meaning of Life

Web Exclusives

Article - Geese, Peat and a Thread of Healing

Songs inspired by Nature

Article - On the Beach

Ideas to protect small islands

Article - The Monstrous Regiment of Corporations

Putting forward a case to curb corporations

Article - We Need Love to Save the Amazon

Why we need to make an emotional attachment to conservation

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