Tag Archives: Be(com)ing Nonviolent Design

6/16 – Integral Design Leadership: “Be(com)ing Nonviolent Design”

Column / April - June 2015

Lisa Norton

“ How can one design or manufacture in a way that loves all of the children, of all species, for all time?” William McDonough and Michael Braungart

To understand the consciousness of violent designing, walk through any dollar store anywhere on the planet. Here, productive forces, harnessed for the sake of production itself, find their anticlimax. The conversion of finite resources into cheap commodities, worth less than the packaging they come in, is a …