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Watch: Sustainable Communities and Local Self-Reliance

| Written by Nick Stumo-Langer | No Comments | Updated on Mar 29, 2016 The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at

On March 25th, 2010, David Morris delivered the keynote presentation to Wisconsin’s Sustainable Communities Public Policy Forum. He talks about local self-reliance as both a means and an end, a strategy and a goal. A clean environment and a health economy depend on communities extracting the maximum value from local human, capital and natural resources. And they can accomplish that only after we adopt rules for the new localism that decentralize economic ownership and production, and political authority.

View the video below.