Wednesday, June 19, 2013
#170 / Transition
In These Times published a cover story on the transition movement, in its June 2013 edition. I was familiar with Transition Santa Cruz, and Transition San Lorenzo Valley, two local transition efforts. In fact, I attended a recent presentation by Gar Alperovitz at UCSC, sponsored by Transition Santa Cruz. I was, in other words, generally aware of the transition "idea."
I was not aware, until I read the In These Times article, that there are at least 1,105 transition towns in 43 different countries. I hadn't yet discovered the Transition Network website.
It turns out that there are a lot of people out there, trying to change the world.
And, you know