On Radical Cultural Change

On Radical Cultural Change Spring 2020
William Powers with Helena Norberg-Hodge
Read the full conversation in Earth Island Journal

Founder and director of Local Futures and creator of the film, The Economics of Happiness, Helena Norberg-Hodge has a deep background in academia and activism across Europe and in the US. She focuses on re-localization, reclaiming of the commons, and direct participation in community and sophisticated experiences with alternatives to globalization, including indigenous wisdom. She counsels connecting with like-minded people, questioning dominant assumptions, “listening to what really makes your heart sing…moments of deep contentment and happiness…starting small and local.”.

William Powers has published in The AtlanticThe New York Times, and The Washington Post and in his five books, including Twelve by Twelve and Beyond the American Dream.