Author: Sky Blue

Our Commitment to Social Justice

Posted on September 18, 2017 by
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Intentional communities are intrinsically idealistic. They’re based on a radical analysis of social problems and are an attempt to address them. They represent a personal desire to live in a way that feels more satisfying, but also the desire for a better society for all people. They are a recognition that some of the essentials… Read More

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Consensus: Learning to think and act cooperatively – The Community Builders Forum Webinar #2

Posted on September 13, 2017 by

In the second addition of The Community Builders Forum, the FIC’s new webinar series for members, Laird Schaub takes us through what makes consensus work. Members can participate in these webinars live. For more info on becoming an FIC member, click here. For most people consensus is an unnatural act. It calls for participants to… Read More

West Coast Communities Conference 2017

Posted on August 8, 2017 by

Welcome to the 3rd Annual West Coast Communities Conference, Sept 29 – Oct 1 in Souther California! Taking off from last year’s subject of economic justice, we are organizing this year’s topics around the subject of equitable and sustainable income and affordability. Organized by SWICA – South West Intentional Communities Alliance and co-sponsored by the… Read More

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Ecovillages and the FIC

Posted on May 24, 2016 by
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The Fellowship for Intentional Community and the Global Ecovillage Network partner in support of empowered citizens and communities designing for a sustainable future.

The New Communities Directory: A Star Chart for Seekers and Founders

Posted on February 25, 2016 by

Whether you’re starting a community or looking to join one, the new Communities Directory is an essential resource.

An Evolving Movement

Posted on December 21, 2015 by
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The FIC’s new Executive Director reflects on his and the organization’s converging paths.