Did you know: For the first time in 2008 the world’s city dwellers outnumbered those in the countryside. The share of urbanites is projected to continue increasing, so that by 2030 some 60 percent of the world’s population will live in cities. For more information view the text and data in Chapter 6 of Plan B 4.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization.
Lester Brown sat down with Kate Sheppard of the Huffington Post to discuss the release of his memoir Breaking New Ground and reflect on his remarkable life as an environmental leader. "There is perhaps no living environmental analyst and writer as prolific and widely known as Lester Brown," Sheppard writes. Click here for the full interview.