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1) General Forum

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Our future: physical, not virtual; Localised, not globalised; citizen not consumer

Prepare for an incremental, immediate and steady decline in our standard of living, converging on a global mean.

Prepare now for a transition to times when we have to get by on less. When we take less of the global commons to fulfill our local needs.

Prepare for a fitter, more physical future. ... more

  1. good rant in E Minor - esp the stuff about our lack of cultural interaction with Europe, esp in the field of TV and mass media (cuisine, it seems, is a little different, thou, while embodied, seems to loose its meaning in the banality of generic Italian food available in Ireland)

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