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Ashish Kothari

Activists and academics can work together says Ashish Kothari

Chairman of Greenpeace India Ashish Kothari talks about his passion for wildlife and the environment head of his Earth Talk at Schumacher College.

There is hope for the future of food and farming by Jane Gleeson

The wealth of young talent at the recent Oxford Real Farming Conference is cause for optimism
toxic planet

The Question of Growth by Jonathan Dawson

The health of our planet needs to be at the heart of future government policies - we can't assume it will be automatically addressed as a by-product of growth.
the amazon rainforest

We need love to save the Amazon by Karina Miotto

The closer we feel emotionally towards the world’s greatest rainforest, the greater the chances of saving it, Karina Miotto believes
Alumni gathering in Belgium

Life after Schumacher - the next step by Rafaela Graça Scheiffer

Life after college can seem daunting but connecting with other alumni can help.
child playing by river

Tickling for Trout - a meeting with James Lovelock by Dr Stephan Harding

How reawakening our intuition can connect us with nature.
The Good Ship Myth and Ecology

How myths and stories help us understand the world by Rachel Fleming

Rachel Fleming shares tales of her expedition to un-map and re-map human imagination.
Satish Kumar

Love is All by Satish Kumar

Satish Kumar reflects on the importance of love in our lives

The Art of Invitation by Ruth Cross

How can we use art to help us create the conditions for social change?

Why we should worry about the state of democracy - Jon Rae

A decline in democracy is one of the biggest threats to the health of our planet