Permaculture is revolution disguised as gardening. –Mike Feingold
A wonderful article on social permaculture, with many ideas to apply to a vision of creating a meaningful and resilient community. I also have it on my to-do list to check out the books referenced:
Published in Communities Magazine Issue #153
Diana Leafe Christian,Creating a Life Together: Practical Tools to Grow Ecovillages and Intentional Communities, New Society, Gabriola Island, BC, 2003, p. 5.
The Empowerment Manual: A Guide for Collaborative Groups(New Society Publishers, October 2011