Some key qualities of Transition

If it’s not fun and not adding to your life
something’s not working.
It spreads rapidly and to unexpected
*Open Source
People shape and enact Transition,
democratically and freely.
It’s not centrally controlled.
People make it their own.
*Hopeful and constructive
It’s not about campaigning against
things, but working for a world that
has embraced it’s limitations.
It learns from it’s successes and failures.
It offers a clear explanation, based on the
best available science, of where humanity
finds itself.
*Sensitive to place and scale
Transition looks different wherever it goes.
It tries to create a sense of this being a historic
opportunity to do something extraordinary.
p.79 Framing Transition
The Transition Companion  Rob Hopkins.

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