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ARCHIVE: Love means letting go of flying

When we put together the preview edition of Transition Free Press, one of our first Talkback pieces was on the highly contentious, high carbon taboo subject of flying – a sticking point for many people engaged in radical energy descent. … Continue reading

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Platform campaigner detained in Azerbaijan on her way to ‘Oil Games’

As Baku prepares to host the 2015 European Games, those who oppose the country’s leading family, and its oil wealth, are facing a crack down. In this post, Amy Hall explains why British oil and gas company BP is accused … Continue reading

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COMMUNITY: Market forces

In TFP’s community pages we published practiical stories that could inspire others to set up similar projects. Here  Jo Wheatley from Transition Wivenhoe, describes how their food group reignited their local market.  Farmers’ Markets are key places for grassroots initiatives … Continue reading

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Introducing TFP archive posts: Ugo Vallauri and The Restart Project

From 2011 to 2014 Transition Free Press featured many dynamic and innovative projects initiated by Transition and community-based social enterprises. During the next few months we will be posting some of the highlights from our archive. You can see the … Continue reading

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Playing for Time: New handbook on Transition and the Arts launches in April

On Thursday 26th March the long awaited guide to the arts and social change, Playing for Time – Making Art as if the World Mattered was launched at the Free Word Centre in London. Its author, theatremaker (and TFP’s much … Continue reading

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Flat Earth News: TFP at Real Media Gathering, Manchester

On 28th February, TFP  joined fellow independent publications and platforms at the Real Media gathering to form a new grassroots media network. Charlotte Du Cann reports: ‘It’s tragic,’ he said, staring at the teaser on the front page. The news … Continue reading

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Real Media conference celebrates independent journalism

Transition Free Press has been one of many publications, telling the stories that are seldom heard in mainstream media. This weekend a new campaign is being launched that brings grassroots and progressive media platforms together – to highlight media distortion … Continue reading

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