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transition movement

A call to transition to a post-oil world

In order to tackle climate change, a transition to the post-oil world is crucial, says Lee Brain, an oil executive's son who opposes the Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline.

Richard Heinberg schools Vancouver on the new economic reality

Richard Heinberg opens the 2012 World Community Film Festival with a message of hopeful possibility in the face of an ending growth economy.