May 2018 archive

Doughnut Economics

Take a look at the Kate Raworth video post to learn more about “Doughnut Economics”   a model that includes the living Earth, our “natural resource” in the economic equation. Startling and innovative

Kate Raworth On Why We Need A Thriving Not Growing Economy

Kate proposes a radial approach to implementing a regenerative, distributive economic alternative to the endless growth paradigm of Capitalism.  How do we create a “steady state”, resilient economy that provides for the needs of all people while honoring the living environment? Here’s Kate Raworth’s ideas….

THE CENTER TO PRESENT AT 2018 REENTRY PRACTITIONERS’ SYMPOSIUM

We are very happy to report that The Center has been invited to make a presentation on our project NAVIGATING BARRIERS TO REENTRY at the 2018 Reentry Practitioners’ Symposium, being held May 17 in Sykesville, Maryland.  Ms Phyllis Trettien, Program Manger and Center co-founder, along with other project team members will be leading the presentation …

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OPENING DOORS TO SUCCESS

As part of our Social Justice Initiative, The Center has embarked on a major project to develop a guide to reentry.  Navigating Barriers To Reentry is designed as a web-based, self-help resource for individuals returning to their communities after incarceration and the professionals who assist them.  More than 6,000 individuals return to their communities after …

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A Revolution In Thinking About The Economy

There is much creative thinking and doing in the development of alternatives to the current economic model of predatory Capitalism.  The notions of growth and development without limits has come face-to-face with reality….THERE ARE LIMITS. Many new and exciting experiments are in progress around the world, using bleeding-edge technology, to IMPLEMENT THE ALTERNATIVE to economics …

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