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Sending BP a message

Democracy For America is starting a boycott BP campaign, where you can pledge to purchase your gas elsewhere. If you would like to join, he…

Started by Rob Olason

2 Jun 2, 2010
Reply by Robert Plant

"350.org workparty" on October 10, 2010 (aka 10/10/10).

At our well-attended TW Goshen neighborhood meeting last weekend I was suprised how many attendees had not heard of this important world-wi…

Started by Stephanie Davis

0 May 26, 2010

The Gulf Oil Spill Reminds Us the Era of Easy Oil is Over

The Relentless Pursuit of Extreme Energy by Michael Klare, Tom's DispatchYes, the oil spewing up from the floor of the Gulf of Mexico in st…

Started by David MacLeod

3 May 25, 2010
Reply by Walter Haugen

Reclaiming the city streets

This is a great article that summarizes some of the innovative thinking that is re-inventing transportation models in dense urban cities. …

Started by Rob Olason

0 May 22, 2010
Reply by Rebecca Meloy

No Fooling Mother Nature

New York Times Columnist Thomas Friedman argues that the oil spill in the gulf is a defining moment in facing up to our oil addiction. Will…

Started by Rob Olason

0 May 5, 2010

How Cuba is unique

Great Article on Civil Eats by Andy Fisher, ED of the Community Food Security CoalitionWhat do you think - does this change your idea of wh…

Started by Laura R.

3 Apr 28, 2010
Reply by Celt M. Schira

The Parable of the Electric Bike

This is an interesting in-depth article about electric bikes and their potential acceptance in the Pacific NW.http://www.worldchanging.com/

Started by Rob Olason

0 Apr 12, 2010

"The Age of Stupid" -Two Showings At The Firehouse PAC in Fairhaven

"The Age of Stupid" is a simple but profound story. Humans one-hundred years in the future look back in time to a critical "tipping point"…

Started by Rob Olason

3 Mar 21, 2010
Reply by David MacLeod

Leading the way to a low-energy future

Author Megan Quinn Bachman  writes an interesting article about a survey of people motivated to change their lifestyle today, instead of wa…

Started by Rob Olason

0 Feb 13, 2010

Give communities control over their food, land, and energy.

An excerpt from a great article on the Energy Bulletin site: Place-based, democratically run communities that have a reflective and respon…

Started by Rob Olason

0 Dec 15, 2009

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