Grant Mincy on Ecology and Freedom

Join us for a conversation with Grant Mincy on ecology and freedom where we discuss ecology, liberty, and ways that states are destructive to environmental wellbeing and how decentralization provides solutions.

Grant Mincy is a senior fellow at the Center for a Stateless Society ( where he holds the Elinor Ostrom Chair in Environmental Studies and Commons Governance. He also blogs at He earned his Masters degree in Earth and Planetary Science from the University of Tennessee in the summer of 2012. He lives in Knoxville, Tennessee where he teaches both Biology and Geology at area colleges. Feel free to contact him at and to read his work at

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