Consumer, citizen or …? Revisioning language for a partnership economy

We are excited to announce that Australia-based Caring Economy leader Sabrina Chakori has contributed a chapter in the new book Positive Steps to a Steady State Economy, edit. by Haydn Washington: Consumer, citizen or a new definition? The necessity to change both the term and our behaviour. Sabrina questions the assumption that to be a […]

Resistance is not enough. Become a leader in the caring revolution.

Yes, we must speak out against corruption and the concentration of wealth in the hands of the few, Yes, we must decry the insanity of policies that enable the destruction of the natural world, Yes, we must be opposed to the cruel gutting of supports for women and children who make up the majority of […]

Mom Power and Paid Leave

Thursday, April 6, 2017 In this new Moms Pump Here post, Valerie Young, JD., public policy analyst and Outreach Director for the Caring Economy Campaign, discusses the need for more caring economic policies that values the contributions of women and mothers. What’s holding women back from achieving a status equal with men in every level […]

Women & Money: Dr. Eisler interview on REALTalk

In her March 29, 2017 radio interview for REALTalk on Voice of Vashon, Riane Eisler outlines steps to an economy that values human dignity, caring practices, and our environment. Crucial questions Eisler answers include: Why have women been at an economic disadvantage in both capitalist and socialist systems? What can we do to change this? […]

New film: The Economics of Happiness

Today, the UN International Day of Happiness, is the perfect occasion to spread the word about Local Future’s film The Economics of Happiness.   Films for Action has called it “one of the most important and useful films for inspiring change that has been made in a generation”, and from now until the end of […]

Toward a Caring Economy: Working in Partnership With Nature and Each Other

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 See Debra Moffitt’s latest interview with Riane Eisler on Divinely Inspired Living radio. www.unity.fm/episode/DivinelyInspiredLiving_031417 It’s clear the traditional economy isn’t working. With greater wealth gaps and droves of people fleeing corporate 9-to-5 life, there has to be a better way. But what is it? Dr. Riane Eisler, author of The Real […]

Riane Speaks at 2014 Future First Conference

Congratulations to Ann Manning, Vicki O’Day, Teddie Potter, and Katy Gaynor: four Certified Caring Economy Conversation Leaders who played key roles in organizing this watershed event!                 After 18 months of intense planning the 2014 Women’s Congress for Future Generations, held in Minneapolis Nov 6-9, 2014, was an […]