Thomas is a member of the Wolf, Fox and Coyote clan of the Hopi sovereign nation.
He was chosen by Hopi religious elders to deliver a vital warning to humanity at the United Nations.
William has lived with several tribes of Native peoples, and fought against trans-national mining corporations alongside Navajo resistance.
He is the author of 'The Final Empire: The Collapse of Civilization and the Seed for the Future'.
Richard is an environmental journalist and the author of 'Against the Grain: How Agriculture Has Hijacked Civilization'.
He has consulted on poverty and the environment to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
Ernest is an artist and merchant who guides tours of sacred sites and ancient petroglyphs across the Hopi Nation.
Kirkpatrick is a prolific historian and author whose books include Human Scale’ and 'After Eden:
The Evolution of Human Domination'.
He founded the Middlebury Institute, which is dedicated to the study of secessionism .
JOSEPH A. TAINTER
Joseph is an anthropologist, historian and professor in the Department of Environment and Society at Utah State University.
He is the author of 'The Collapse of Complex Societies'.
Michael holds a doctorate in Political Science from Yale University.
The author of over 300 articles and 23 books, he lectures extensively
to students, peace groups and labor organizations.
Ed is the administrator of the Confederated Tribes of the Goshute Indian Reservation.
The former District Commander for the Bureau of Indian Affairs, he now works to protect land and water rights of the Goshute Tribe.
Richard is a Professor Emeritus of Sociology at Illinois State University.
He is the author of 'Shades of Loneliness: Pathologies of a Technological Society'.
John is a primitivist philosopher and anarchist who lectures worldwide.
He is the author of 'Future Primitive' and 'Twilight of the Machines'.
Chellis is an author, political activist and licensed psychotherapist. She is the author of five books, including 'Off the Map: An Expedition Deep into Empire and the Global Economy', and 'My Name Is Chellis and I’m in Recovery from Western Civilization'.
Chris is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and former war correspondent who spent 20 years in conflict zones.
He and six other plaintiffs are suing the U.S. government over the constitutionality of the National Defense Authorization Act.
Kevin is a former commercial shrimper, tugboat captain and avid surfer.
Margaret is a food activist and executive chef. She has worked around the world to protect local fishermans rights.
Dean is the owner of Dean Blanchard Seafood. He is known as the 'Shrimp King' of Louisiana.
RICHARD C. MURPHY
Richard is a marine ecologist, educator and experienced diver.
He’s worked with Jaques and Jean-Michel Cousteau for over 40 years, traveling on numerous remote expeditions around the globe.
Marily is an environmentalist and activist.
She is a member of the Battle Creek Alliance, which works to prevent clear cutting in Northern California.
John is a developer of the sustainable agricultural method known as Grow Biointensive Mini-Farming.
His methods are being used in 141 countries and by such organizations as UNICEF, the Peace Corps and Save the Children.
JOHN TUBUWA GOLUMO
Jonathan is a Presbyterian Pastor at the Church of Sudan.
GRACE LEE BOGGS
Grace is a philosopher and social activist who has been a community leader in Detroit for 50 years.
She is the author of 'The Next American Revolution: Sustainable Activism for the 21st Century'.
Richard is a community organizer, labor activist and former autoworker who gives guided tours of abandoned industrial plants in Detroit.
Betsy is a wilderness guide who leads vision fasts.
She holds a doctorate in Depth Psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute, where she teaches courses on ecopsychology and rites of passage.
Bruce is a computer scientist, software designer and a pioneer of virtual worlds.
He received a PhD for the ‘EvoGrid’, a research project that uses computing grids to simulate the origins of life.
Ianto is an applied ecologist and landscape architect who has ecological building experience on six continents.
He has consulted for the World Bank, the Peace Corps, USAID and foreign governments.
Stanislav is a psychiatrist and one of the founders of Transpersonal Psychology who helped develop the healing technique “Holotropic Breathwork.”
He is the former Chief of Psychiatric Research at the Maryland Psychiatric Research Center.
Michael is an architect who builds self-sufficient structures using waste and recycled materials, a method he calls ‘Biotecture’.
He has taught this technique in over a dozen countries, often as part of disaster relief. He is known as 'The Garbage Warrior'.
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