Re: Systems thinking and the global prolematique

2011-02-16 Richard Moore _____ From: “A. Gayle Hudgens”  Date: 11 February 2011 16:24:00 GMT To: Richard Moore <•••@••.•••> Subject: Re: Systems thinking and the global prolematique Yes, sustainability has to begin at the local level. Hence, the localization movement is certainly key to achieving a broader sustainable world. However, even well-meaning people at the local … Read more…

Manfred Max-Neef: the Barefoot Economist

2011-02-13 Richard Moore Thanks Gayle! rkm _____ Begin forwarded message: From: “A. Gayle Hudgens” Date: 12 February 2011 15:23:07 GMT To: Richard Moore <•••@••.•••> Subject: Re: systems thinking, continued… In thinking about some of the items in your post, I thought you might want to learn more about the Chilean economist, Manfred Max-Neef (aka the Barefoot Economist), who was … Read more…

systems thinking, continued…

2011-02-12 Richard Moore Someone responded on the linkedin forum: I find quite welcoming the notion of locality versus globalization. …While it complicates the picture, I think that a model consisting of a system of systems might be closer to a working solution. The standard way of analyzing a system is to break it down into subsystems, … Read more…

got facebook if you want it…

2011-02-03 Richard Moore Bcc: FYI ________ Friends, I finally entered the facebook world. I registered as “Rkm Cyberjournal” and any of you can ‘friend’ me if you want to join in the discussion. If your facebook name is different than your real name, include a note with your invite so I’ll know to accept.  I’ve … Read more…

welcome to the new world…

2011-01-20 Richard Moore Bcc: FYI ________ previous posting: Taking my own advice: going local http://groups.yahoo.com/group/cyberjournal/message/472 ________ Friends, Energy fields are beginning to move. I feel a great influx of energy since I gave up persuasion, and focused in on personal engagement. There’s no longer a barrier between me and consequences. I’ve already begun learning a … Read more…

Taking my own advice: going local

2011-01-18 Richard Moore Bcc: FYI ________ previous posting:      New Years 2011      http://groups.yahoo.com/group/cyberjournal/message/471 “The moment one definitely commits oneself, then Providence moves too.  All sorts of things occur to help one that would never otherwise have occurred.  A whole stream of events issues from the decision, raising in one’s favor all manner of unforeseen incidents and … Read more…

New Years 2011

2011-01-05 Richard Moore Bcc: FYI _____      Of course there is a class war, but it’s my class, the rich      class, that is waging the war, and we’re winning.        — Warren Buffet            The illusion of freedom will continue as long as it’s      profitable to continue the illusion. At the point where the      illusion becomes too … Read more…