It is the singular grace of humanity
that we hold the power
to design our future world

PODCAST

David Johnson: Design, Law, and Climate

  In this conversation we talk about: The role of law and how design can make it better. His ideas on climate cha ...

How to Design the Future – Applying Design Thinking to Sustainability with David Johnson

This episode we’re excited to bring you a conversation with someone who seems able to cultivate a 10,000 foot view of ...

Everything we do has design at its core

This week on the Design Driven Life, Wendy Yates speaks with David Johnson. He is a lawyer, writ ...

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Activism by Design with David Johnson of The Stanford Law School

How can we use the leading edge of design thinking to create climate activism that really works? Dave Johnson is a lawye ...

ARTICLES

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Designing Your ‘Greenprint:’ Elements of a Personal Eco-Philosophy

Petra Kelly, the late great environmental activist and founder of Die Grünen, the (West) German Green Party, said that ...

Schrödinger's cat - Scrawny Cat

Cats Are Not Annoying; Except, Perhaps, Schrödinger’s

We’ve all heard people refer to “Schrödinger’s cat,” and sometimes that usage is spot-on, and useful. In my ...

On listening

On Listening

Listening is a core skill for negotiators, for business people, doctors, judges, for all of us in our professional and p ...

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How Might Design Inform Law and Policymaking?

Uncertainty is the stuff of life, the world we live in. It is the subtle smile, the half-sensed pattern, the vexing deci ...