Keynote presentation for the first Transition US National Gathering in St. Paul, Minnesota on July 28, 2017. We face a species survival-level problem: the need to transition society away from our reliance on climate-changing fossil fuels. Yet national officials not only deny that this is a problem, they are determined to make it harder to solve.

Keynote presentation for the first Transition US National Gathering in St. Paul, Minnesota on July 29, 2017. Founder of the international Transition movement, Rob Hopkins, reflects on the 10 years since Transition started as an optimistic project in a small Devon town, sparked by an opportune meeting in a thatched pub, which has been licensed to serve alcohol since 1321.

Keynote presentation for the first Transition US National Gathering in St. Paul, Minnesota on July 29, 2017. Standing Rock captured the attention of the world with its fight against the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline that threatened to pollute their water supply.

Virtual workshop for the first Transition US National Gathering in St. Paul, Minnesota on July 29, 2017. This session brought in the international Transition Movement lens. It was hosted live with Transition leaders from Belgium, Denmark, Spain, Croatia, and Brazil. Presenters spoke about how Transition is emerging in each of their countries, as well as their successes, learnings, and challenges.

Virtual workshop for the first Transition US National Gathering in St. Paul, Minnesota on July 30, 2017. The late historian and economist David Fleming was one of Transition's pioneers, and his compelling, entertaining, and powerfully-different vision for a post-growth society has been brought to posthumous publication by Transition author Shaun Chamberlin.