Downward trends relating to the environment, our culture and economy call for a spirited response. How we address today's accumulating damage to planet and people will define the course of human history. There are enormous opportunities for smart choices to be made.Jan Spencer, of Eugene, Oregon, has become an outspoken advocate in the Pacific Northwest for deep changes to culture and economy. He sees a common denominator to these trends and a diversity of locations to take action. Jan's location for action is suburbia, home to half of all Americans.