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Population at the Telluride Mountain Film Festival

Wonderful news! The Symposium at the 2012 Telluride Mountain Film Festival will have as its topic POPULATION ! Paul Ehrlich and Dave Foreman will be two of the speakers. It should be exciting!

The Film Festival web site for general information is:

For more information about the Symposium go to:

I’ve never been to a Telluride Film Festival, but will be there this year. The dates for the whole festival are May 25th to 28th–Memorial Day Weekend. The Symposium will be held 9 am to 3:30 pm on Friday the 25th. I’ll see you there!


Limits to Growth–40th Anniversary of Publication

Growthbusters, that funny/serious video by Dave Gardner, is featuring the 40th anniversary of the publication of Limits to Growth. This book had a large effect on people when it came out, but its message seems to have been forgotten by all but a few. We live on a finite planet, yet our economic paradigm seems to assume limitless growth.

You can access a special webpage with a pledge to limit your growth and several essays on the subject. Go to: