Monthly Archives: December 2012

Voluntary Simplicity – Cecile Andrews

Cecile Andrews, former columnist for the Seattle Times and expert on Voluntary Simplicity is author of: The Circle of Simplicity: Return to the Good Life.  She discussed the concept of Voluntary Simplicity, the complicated and unrewarding nature of the modern American … Continue reading

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USAmerica’s Overworking Epidemic (Take Back Your Time)

John de Graaf is a documentary filmmaker for PBS. He discussed what he calls the epidemic of overworking in America, how Western Europeans get more leisure time and vacations, as well as his effort behind Take Back Your Time Day, … Continue reading

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Richard Atleo – Tsawalk A Nuu-chah-nulth Worldview

E. Richard Atleo, whose Nuu-chah-nulth name is Umeek, is a hereditary chief. He served as co-chair of the internationally recognized Scientific Panel for Sustainable Forest Practices in Claoquot Sound and teaches in the First Nations Studies Department at Malaspina University … Continue reading

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