Vonnegut’s Letter to the Future

After citing examples of how Nature works to keep the planet in balance, Vonnegut  puts forth a series of simple steps we need to take to survive as a species.  What he writes rings as true today as it did in 1988.

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What is Bioneers?

What is Bioneers? Bioneers = Biological + Pioneers National Bioneers founder Kenny Ausubel coined the term Bioneers in 1990 to describe an emerging culture: Bioneers are social and scientific innovators from all walks of life and disciplines who have peered deep into the heart of living systems to understand how nature operates, and to mimic “nature’s operating […]

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2012 – The Living City

The 2012 theme called us to begin the journey to help Chicago become a more just, sustainable city, based on nature’s principles: kinship, cooperation, diversity, symbiosis and cycles of continuous creation absent of waste.

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Resilient and Sustainable

Resilient and Sustainable EJC believes that we can make the deep changes required to address the most serious social, economic, and environmental challenges of modern history. But in order to be successful, we will need to: Embrace the the fact that our consumer-based economies and reliance on fossil fuels are not sustainable (nor just) on a […]

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