The Post-Growth Challenge

Originally published at: https://systemschangealliance.org/the-post-growth-challenge/

Calling writers, artists, designers and video makers!Can you make a Post Growth Policy Package? An initiative by Steady State Manchester in collaboration with the Manchester Meteor and the Systems Change Alliance. The Green New Deal has become a key reference point for those seeking a viable economic, social and ecological future. However, most versions are flawed, failing to recognise the problems of rebound, economic colonisation and the power of incumbent corporations.  A family of alternatives exists, variously described in terms like ‘degrowth’, ‘post-growth’, the ‘steady state economy’ or ‘the simpler way’.  But perhaps due to their complexity and their truly…