Mark Spencer's Videos (Ooooby) - Ooooby 2022-01-25T13:20:14Z https://ooooby.ning.com/video/video/listForContributor?screenName=1qa5uy3c9430j&rss=yes&xn_auth=no Break the Law! Permacyclists # 11 tag:ooooby.ning.com,2012-07-13:2549997:Video:163435 2012-07-13T10:20:41.494Z Mark Spencer https://ooooby.ning.com/profile/MarkSpencer <a href="https://ooooby.ning.com/video/break-the-law-permacyclists-11"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="135" src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2180606777?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=135" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br><a href="http://www.permacyclists.com">http://www.permacyclists.com</a><br></br> <br></br> It's the realization that our governments aren't going to take action (on time) that pushed us to set out in search of people working on solutions without the help of governments. We were pleasantly surprised to discover that civil society is extremely active, everywhere in the world.…<br></br> <a href="https://ooooby.ning.com/video/break-the-law-permacyclists-11"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2180606777?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=135" width="240" height="135" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br /><a href="http://www.permacyclists.com">http://www.permacyclists.com</a><br /> <br /> It's the realization that our governments aren't going to take action (on time) that pushed us to set out in search of people working on solutions without the help of governments. We were pleasantly surprised to discover that civil society is extremely active, everywhere in the world.<br /> <br /> But it is in Guayaquil, the economic capital of Ecuador, that we saw just to what extent the authorities can be an obstacle to citizen initiatives. It was also there that we saw a beautiful example of civil disobedience, with all its implicit courage and creativity.