Monday, August 18, 2008

Interviews with participants

The interviewer is Bob Banner, and he did a very good job by asking just the right question, to bring out the essence of each person's ideas.

Michael Brownlee: Relocalization

A very informative discussion of how our food systems work, and how relocalization can make our communities more reslient, and able to provide for their own most essential needs.

Part 1

Part 2

Richard Moore: Governance & localism

Richard talks about community-based democracy, dialog processes, and the thinking behind the Phoenix Project. He mentions a website, and gets it wrong. The actual URL is:

Tanya Tuttle: Shamanism

Tanya talks from personal experience about traditional healing methods, sacred plants, personal transformation, and Shamanic practices in Ecuador.

Chris Shaw: The Work-Less Party

Chris talks about a new kind of radical politics in British Columbia.