Tompkins Weekly — July 2, 2012
by Alex Colket

When considering the converging environmental, social and economic problems that plague our planet, it’s often difficult to feel much hope. Yes, our ability to adapt and innovate is tremendous, but it’s really hard to imagine a scenario where we overcome all this inertia and move fast enough to avoid the worst. Fortunately though, I’m blessed with a lively imagination and have thus dreamed up a way out of this mess that I would like to share with you. My cause for hope is the internet, and it looks something like this: Read the rest of this entry »