MAX AJL is a doctoral student in Development Sociology at Cornell University researching the Tunisian national liberation struggle and its aftermath.
SEPT 2018 | Field Notes
The point of degrowth is to change the organizing principles of society, to adopt a creed of simplicity, conviviality, and sharing, and design new institutions, paired with localized economiesproduction, distribution, and consumptionand more equal distribution of resources
NOV 2018 | Field Notes
The agrarianist Wendell Berry wrote once that modernity had bred a dangerous and close-to-fatal ignorance about ecology. In contrast to earlier ways of life, our social relations, which are our productive relations, do not force us to reckon with the consequences of what we consume in the course of making our lives, including making the people who come after we do.