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Pathological consumption has become so normalised that we scarcely notice it.
Posted on December 11, 2012 at 11:26am — 6 Comments
We received this from the City of Ottawa today and are passing it along . . . / jd
The City of Ottawa is pleased to announce the launch of the Neighbourhood Connection Office. La Ville d’Ottawa a le plaisir d’annoncer la création du Bureau des relations avec les quartiers.
You can help us spread the word on this new initiative by including the message…
Posted on September 28, 2012 at 11:02am
Coursera* has announced an 8-week online course on sustainability, offered by the University of Illinois, which may be of interest to Transition Ottawa members. Next session begins August 27.
Details and sign-up:
* An organization that offers free online university-level courses from major universities
Posted on August 14, 2012 at 9:30am
The Transition Ottawa web site is now available on your smartphone in a format designed to be easy to read and navigate on smaller screens. It automatically detects that you are using a mobile device and displays the mobile version. Here (right) is an example of the blog page in the mobile…Continue
Posted on July 25, 2012 at 3:39pm — 1 Comment
I know that many Transitioners are also cyclists. Ottawa is moving slowly toward become more bike-friendly, but it's still a scary world out there.
In the wake of the death last month of yet another cyclist in Ottawa and now, more recently in Toronto, the following post may be of interest.
This Toronto blogger advises that "dwelling on the 'could have beens' is of no help to the victim, her family, or anyone else. It’s a fool’s errand. Rather, you have to learn to be a…Continue
Posted on November 10, 2011 at 11:54am — 2 Comments