GTI FORUM Which Future Are We Living In? November 2022 Facing Dark Times Panel 1 Facing Dark Times BanuriThe Coming Struggle Tariq Banuri CooleA Militancy of Despair Diana Coole FalkNavigating a Fortress World Richard Falk GallopinTrending Troubles Gilberto Gallopín HallsmithThe Closing Fortress Gates Gwendolyn Hallsmith HammondHigh-Tech and High-Risk Al Hammond HendlinPreparing for Resistance Yogi Hendlin LautensachPatchwork World Descending Alexander Lautensach MoghadamWhere Is the Mass Movement? Valentine M. Moghadam NakaradaWar and Decline Radmila Nakarada RobinsonThe Crisis of Fortress Capitalism William I. Robinson StandingGuy Standing The Era of Rentier Capitalism Bright SpotsPanel 2 Highlighting Bright Spots BrittainMovements Show the Way Victoria Brittain ButlerSusan Butler Embracing Planetary Flow ChristianDavid Christian The Case for Optimism DaunceyThree Sources of Hope Guy Dauncey FischerThe Practical Idealism of Ecovillages Frank Fischer HolloRebuilding the World from WIthin Tim Hollo KothariA Flowering of Radical Change Ashish Kothari NelsonSeeds of Eco-communalism Anitra Nelson OliverFrom Vicious to Virtuous Cycles Tom Oliver SpethShort-Term Action for Long-Term Change Gus Speth Van Der BlyBeyond Barbarization Martha Van Der Bly Abadaikkalam ZabihiWeaving Diverse Strategies Selvi Adaikkalam Zabihi Twenty years ago, the essay Great Transition: The Promise and Lure of the Times Ahead imagined alternative scenarios for the twenty-first century. Now, we stand partway into that unknown future, witnesses to the actual path of history (so far). Where are we? Where are we headed? Follow us Core GT Texts Journey to Earthland:The Great Transition to Planetary Civilization The emergence of an organic planetary civilization has become both possible and necessary. What would it look like? How do we get there? Great Transition:The Promise and Lure of the Times Ahead The classic essay on our planetary moment, global scenarios, and pathways to a just, fulfilling, and sustainable future.