Real Wealth

Issue 302 • May/June 2017

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Wealth That Really Matters

We need a new economics, for people and planet


Anti-Coal Actions Spread •

Report on the growing campaign against fossil fuels

Fracking Firms Face New Opposition •

Anti-fracking protests continue in Lancashire

New Call for A Fairer Global Economy

Oxfam urges corporate responsibility, aid for women, and curbs on tax dodging

Sudanese Political Activist Held Incommunicado •

An appeal on behalf of Amnesty International

Resurgence News and Events •

Updates and events from Resurgence, including Poetry Prize winners, London Talks and Resurgence Summer Camp

News from the Grassroots •

Environmental news from around the world


The Surprising Power of Low Tech &

We need solutions to the environmental crisis that are affordable and effective

From Weeds to Wonder •

Reflecting on weeds and landscape

Home on The Range - But For How Long? •

East African pastoralists face increasing pressures on their way of life

We're Still Stronger Together

A profile of Vivian Woodell, social entrepreneur and cooperative visionary


Towards an Economy That Works •

Making the case for prosperity without growth

Degrowth - the Economics of the Future •

Filka Sekulova is a leading activist and advocate for economies based on rejecting endless consumption


Working for a World Without War

How we can build peace in a world full of war

Tuning in to a high-rise Future •

The dramatic rise in China's population brings with it challenges

Ethical Living

From Nationalism To Glocalism •

Taking power away from the EU and giving it to global players is not the answer

Reality Bites •

Virtual environments will be the future normal

I'm Like, So, Metaphoric •

Sparking up for the Energy Awards

Cradles of Morality

Our early ideas of right and wrong are innate


Refugees •

An poem taken from You Took the Last Bus Home, a collection of poetry by Brian Bilston

The Arts

The Restless Genius of Print

A major exhibition of the work of Katsushika Hokusai opens in London

Turning the Tide: A Celebration of the Ocean

Exploring the environmental thinking behind a major new exhibition in Hull, the 2017 UK City of Culture

Musical Medication •

A profile of Abida Parveen, an extraordinary Sufi singer

Net Gains •

Turning recycled fishing nets into works of beauty


Poetry - The Quiet Voice of Humanity •

Celebrating the rare power of Polish poet Adam Zagajewski

Letters to the Editors

A selection of letters to our Editors


A Prophet In His Own Place

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

Down To The Last Drop

Review of Water in Plain Sight Hope for a Thirsty World

A Pioneering Professor For Peace

Review of Adam Curle: Radical Peacemaker

Wanted: A True Climate Fiction

Review of The Great Derangement: Climate Change and the Unthinkable

Making Waves

Review of Greenpeace Captain: Bizarre Wanderings on the Rainbow Warrior

Trading Places

Review of Progressive Protectionism: Taking Back Control

Web Exclusives

Article - A Coastal Ecology Is Melting Away

The surprising impacts of deglaciation on Arctic shorebirds

Review - Tides of Thought and Feeling

Review of Driftfish: A Zoomorphic Anthology

Review - A Shiny Green Future

Review of The Switch: How Solar, Storage and New Tech Means Cheap Power for All

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