Posted in June 2012

Africa land deals lead to water giveaway

Africa heads for ‘hydrological suicide’ as land deals hand water resources to foreign firms, threatening environmental disaster Mark Tran, Tuesday 12 June 2012 07.00 BST                   Passengers in a pirogue observe how Fulani herders cross the Niger river with their cattle on the outskirts of Mopti, … Continue reading

Tapping into the Zeitgeist

Friday 02 December 2011 Tapping into the Zeitgeist By Jan van der Made Occupy Wall Street is just one of many social movements that have sprung into action over the last months inspired by the Arab Spring. Some of the movements display the same characteristics as protest movements of the 70s – disorganized, alternative, anti-capitalist … Continue reading

Zeitgeist: Moving beyond money

Zeitgeist: Moving beyond money Published: 26 March, 2011, 00:37 Edited: 26 March, 2011, 00:52 In his latest film, Zeitgeist: Moving Forward, director Peter Joseph presents a case for a transition out of the current socioeconomic monetary paradigm which runs modern global society to a new sustainable resource based economy. “A resource based economy explicitly wants … Continue reading

Zeitgeist solutions for the world

Zeitgeist solutions for the world Published: 15 September, 2011, 02:18 Edited: 15 September, 2011, 02:33 Peter Joseph says that “To understand the solutions, you really need to understand what the problems are.” As the founder of The Zeitgeist Movement, Joseph is using a series of films to show the world that a corrupt system is … Continue reading