Been busy with my 3D graphic novel so I haven't posted for a while so things have accumulated:
Here it all is in one lump:
1. DSM V hits the shelves and it is exactly as many people warned: read the dirt here.
2. Bleeding obvious no.2 : Diversity of lifeforms is essential for survival. . . . or put another way "Something other than adaptation is driving evolution".
3. Video: "Theorist and de-growth activist Charles Eisenstein talks about the
benefits of a 'gift-based' economy. He argues that such a model aims to
bring about a workforce driven by passion rather than coerced by money
and profit and he highlights certain co-operative schemes already
proving the ideal can be made real" - here.