Milkwood
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Survivalism is the new black

Project: Milkwood

Posted by Kirsten Bradley about 9 years ago

I am not a survivalist. Really I’m not. I refuse to concede that my family’s future may involve turning our farm into a stockade or living in our root cellar.

I am not a survivalist. Really I’m not. Despite growing up in a family that was so deeply concerned by nuclear threat in the 1980?s that we had pictures of mushroom clouds (framed) in my childhood lounge room, I refuse to concede that my family’s future may involve turning our farm into a stockade or living in our root cellar.

But it’s hard not to be. Part of what we do these days is teach permaculture. And where there are conversations about ecological design, there are also students who have come to the course intent on designing their own passive-solar fallout shelter. And who am i to tell them not to. Read More »

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