I’ve discovered two new writers today–new to me that is, but I may be reading what they have to say.
Stephen C. Rose wrote a book in the sixties called the Grass Roots Church, and more recently Abba’s Way. He agrees with me–or maybe I agree with him; he’s been around longer–that we need to dethrone the automobile and build liveable, walkable local communities. He thinks we need to invest in this kind of future rather than merely rebuilding the car-co-dependent infrastructure and bailing out Detroit. (More here)