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E.F. Schumacher – Creating Local Economics, Preserving Forests

July 14, 2013

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A little perspective for your afternoon drive …. On The Edge of The Forest http://youtu.be/sHtRR6SUY2E New Local Economics http://youtu.be/9ZxTqOV02vI   Appropriate Technology http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=neQSQQ3q3lU&feature=share&list=PL1E770AF50D8C25D8

Update on Bill S.510

October 15, 2010

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http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bill.xpd?bill=s111-510 This bill was considered in committee which has recommended it be considered by the Senate as a whole. Although it has been placed on a calendar of business, the order in which legislation is considered and voted on is determined by the majority party leadership. Keep in mind that sometimes the text of one […]

Spread The Word: GMO foods are hazardous to your health

October 10, 2010

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Genetically Modified Foods Are Unsafe We need to get the word out even more about this. In the UK they effectively banned GMO foods, we need to do the same thing here in the United States. This video is of Jeffrey Smith (Institute of Responsible Technology), leading consumer advocate for non GMO foods. Since 1996 […]

Building From The Earth —Creating a sustainable future

August 25, 2010

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There are some great things happening out there as to alternative building techniques. Builders should get on board and realize the potential of creating sustainable communities using the Earthbag/super-adobe approach and other techniques. I’m not talking about a pseudo version of eco-village. Where it looks right on the surface but the groundwork/what is behind the […]

World People’s Summit on Climate Change and Rights of Mother Earth

April 21, 2010

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Watch live now, April 21, 2010 http://www.justin.tv/petersanderstead/b/262553955#r=RqeGaHM~&s=li Watch live video from OneClimate on Justin.tv

Save the small farmers

March 19, 2010

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— — — — — — — — — — FarmAid Working to keep family farmers on their land, Farm Aid brings together family farmers and citizens to guarantee family farm food is available to you. Farm Aid’s mission is to build a vibrant family-farm centered system of agriculture in America. http://www.farmaid.org/site/c.qlI5IhNVJsE/b.2723849/k.F173/Good_Food.htm Find Family Farmed […]

Watch Out For Genetically Modified Food

July 16, 2009

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Joni Mitchell once said, farmer farmer put away your DDT now. This time it’s not to the farmers it’s to everyone involved . . .PUT AWAY THE GMO FOODS! Early results are in on the “side effects” of eating this stuff and using genetically modified pesticides on the food we eat. Seems Mother Nature has […]

Stop the Food Safety Modernization Act of 2009

March 25, 2009

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The Food Safety Modernization Act of 2009 is sponsored by Monsanto and other big companies — Full Text of Bill http://www.govtrack.us/congress/billtext.xpd?bill=h111-875 — Take Action: Contact Representatives PETITIONS *We only have 2 weeks to change the course on this. Please let your voice be heard. http://salsa.democracyinaction.org/o/568/t/1128/campaign.jsp?campaign_KEY=25920 http://salsa.democracyinaction.org/o/568/t/1128/campaign.jsp?campaign_KEY=26714 http://capwiz.com/grassrootsnetroots/issues/bills/?bill=12878051&alertid=12878056 — Other links http://www.campaignforliberty.com/blog.php?view=12671 — Track The Status […]

Green Dome Projects

September 27, 2008

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Green Dome Projects is a traveling pavilion showcasing youth best practices and collaborative projects promoting sustainability. The purpose of the Green Dome Project is to provide a 21st Century “space” where youth can gather together and be exposed to “Restoration Era” job opportunities, support links and youth-run exhibits. The Green Dome Project made it’s extremely […]