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The Landscape Approach: Balancing Ecological, Economic and Social Interests for a Better Future

Six and a half years ago, I started my career in development cooperation in a coffee producing area of northern Peru. In the framework of the Junior Programme of the Belgian development Agency, I was sent to work there for two years in an environmental programme. Although the country has been …

Great Paintings of Women in Repose... With Cats

<i>(A Reclining Beauty With Her Cat, by Fritz Zuber-Bühler, 19th century)</i><p>Picasso. Balthus. Iconic artists. Also, big cat fans, and lovers of women. Now throw in a little chill downtime, and you've got the perfect symbiotic, painterly marriage. Behold, a few iconic works by these two aforementioned …

Art

Growing Chicago: A flourishing city in a garden

In 2013 we asked readers for ideas to help Chicago prosper in our New Plan of Chicago series. Many pitched the same smart thought: Why not divert empty or underused land to urban farms? Let oases of fresh produce flourish in food deserts. Don't force local residents to trek miles for fresh kale or …

Industry that Ruined the Economy Doesn’t Think We Should Ruin the Planet

Even Wall Street—the industry that wrecked the economy while its executives cashed out—is now saying it’s crazy that the oil industry and …

Wall Street