Tag Archive for: the abundance choice

Why Abundance is Achievable and Sustainable

AUDIO: At the Mesa Water District of Orange County’s Water Policy Dinner and Forum on June 22, 2023, keynote speaker Edward Ring was asked why abundance is “achievable and sustainable.” Here is his answer:

Information for Californians That Want More Water

AUDIO: As the entire American West continues to dry up, California’s state legislature continues to behave as though water rationing is the only acceptable solution. Here is a discussion of a new book that describes how the initiative process can bypass the state legislature, the impediments to getting such an initiative before voters, and what provisions such an initiative would offer in order to create a future of water abundance instead of scarcity. Edward Ring with Bryan Miller on Nation State of Play.


Ruminations on Optimal Governance

If there were two words to describe how we might ensure our civic finances were sustainable, abundant, equitably collected and equitably distributed, it might be this – “Optimal Governance.” That theme, along with Civitas Fidelis, is a guiding principle for what we believe and advocate. There is a great deal of analysis and commentary, posted onto our earlier site EcoWorld (sold in May 2009) that can provide useful information and insight into many of the key issues surrounding these themes. With no further ado, here are 20 favorites:

The Abundance Choice –  March 28th, 2009

Smart Growth, or Green Bantustans? –  March 17th, 2009

Calculating Employee Compensation –  February 8th, 2009

Humanity’s Prosperous Destiny –  January 16th, 2009

The Tyranny of Unions –  January 6th, 2009

Principles of New Suburbanism –  November 23rd, 2008

Bonds Are Taxes –  October 22nd, 2008

Abolish Public Employee Pensions –  October 7th, 2008

The Crichtonian Green –  September 26th, 2008

Rational Environmentalism –  September 23rd, 2008

The XXIX Olympiad –  August 8th, 2008

Lucky Lucky America –  August 1st, 2008

Assault on Reason –  June 3rd, 2008

California’s Global Warming Act –  July 2nd, 2008

Environmentalist Priorities & Global Warming –  May 15th, 2008

Fossil Fuel Reality –  May 3rd, 2008

Unions: Ideals vs. Reality –  April 13th, 2008

Liberal Fascism –  February 23rd, 2008

Unions Aren’t Green –  February 20th, 2008

Inflation vs. Deflation –  September 25th, 2007