Dear Friend of Sea Shepherd,
Thank you so much for your support throughout Operation Zero Tolerance, it has been unbelievable. The Institute of Cetacean Research, the... Read More
A low-cost, high-impact incremental framework for improving your community in short order
Via Project for Public Spaces
“Lighter, Quicker, Cheaper” (LQC) describes... Read More
You may have heard about downtown Detroit’s big comeback story. Campus Martius has become one of America’s great urban squares. Demand for housing has... Read More
Here’s the thing about rape culture. It’s scary.
It reminds us that sexual assault necessarily involves the dehumanization of victims,... Read More
Last year, you joined us as we occupied biotech giant Monsanto headquarters across the country and in St. Louis at Monsanto’s home base. Later in the year,... Read More
The armed conflict between the Kurdish insurgency and Turkish forces has killed around 40,000 people since 1984.
Via Al Jazeera
Trabzon, known for its Turkish identity... Read More
The United Nations has been ordered to pay a former employee $65,000 in a lawsuit that has raised questions about the UN’s commitment to protecting whistleblowers... Read More
Blair’s schedule is now a closely guarded secret to avoid protesters who stalk his public appearances [AFP]
London, United Kingdom- It was only... Read More
A new investigation by Global Witness today reveals the systemic corruption and illegality at the heart of government in Sarawak, Malaysia’s largest state. A film,... Read More
“LBJ LBJ, how many kids have you killed today?”
During our days at Student magazine, this is what we used to chant outside of the US Embassy in an attempt to... Read More
Groups all over the world are resisting the status quo of profit maximization by putting society’s happiness, health and the Earth first. This work, though,... Read More
Though I’ve used bike-sharing programs in three different countries (Spain, America and Canada), it wasn’t until I saw a news story about a bike-sharing... Read More
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via GLOBAL VOICES ONLINE
Two years after the powerful earthquake and resulting tsunami off... Read More
There are two uncomfortable realities about sexual assault in America.
By Danielle Belton for Ebony.com
No matter who it happens to (male, female, teen, adult, elderly... Read More
Zerlina Maxwell is a political analyst and staff writer for The Loop 21. You can follow her on Twitter: @ZerlinaMaxwell
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Zerlina Maxwell is a political analyst and soon-to-be attorney. You can follow her on Twitter @ZerlinaMaxwell.
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Over the past week, political analyst Zerlina Maxwell has received racially fueled death threats for speaking out against rape. Maxwell, who is a rape survivor, appeared... Read More
Do you have any idea how far your activism is going? You are not only helping to ignite necessary changes in the food supply today, you are paving way for change for... Read More
Cairo – Two years after the Egyptian people took to the streets demanding an end to the dictatorial regime of the former president Hosni Mubarak, Egyptians are now... Read More
Square.com has created a revolutionary new technology through which you can process credit cards with your phone. All you have to do is register online at square.com and... Read More
Sedgwick, Maine has done what no other town in the United States has done. The town unanimously passed an ordinance giving its citizens the right “to produce, process,... Read More
Default on the public debt, nationalization of the banks, and a citizen dividend could actually save the Italian economy.
Comedian Beppe... Read More
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Welcome to the fourth issue of our quarterly newsletter! As always, it’s been a crazy couple of months filled with excitement,... Read More
I just released an article on Huffington Post with an update on some big news in the struggle to reclaim our food systems. Here are a few highlights:
Following an... Read More
In the small Micronesian Republic local people live in peace with sharks / Exemplary policies from Namibia and the Philippines win Silver Awards New York, 26 September... Read More
Following the groundbreaking French study that graphically linked the lifetime consumption of Monsanto’s GMO corn in rats to massive tumors and direct organ... Read More
via GRAIN: http://www.grain.org/e/4572
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14 September 2012
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Coworking spaces are a really cool option for a lot of workers that, for whatever reason, don’t really fit in to a traditional office space.... Read More
Sam Muirhead will have to turn his rather non-handy hands to all forms of making and DIY as he attempts to live without proprietary products for a year.
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UNITED NATIONS. The Secretary-General
MESSAGE ON INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY
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Two US air force trainers have been sentenced in connection with a widening sexual abuse scandal at one of the busiest military training centers in the nation.
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A study presented at the Days of Defense Against Environmental Hazards in Russia has unveiled once again the implicit dangers associated with the consumption of... Read More
“For two very full, very long days in Moscow, I have talked constantly to people about Pussy Riot. About how, back in February, three young women from a feminist... Read More
The microcontroller and software platform Arduino is an open-source interface between the physical and the digital. It’s a very simple computer with sensors... Read More
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Public resistance to genetically modified crops has ensured that the area grown in Europe in 2011 remained at 0.1 per cent of all arable land, shows figures released... Read More
Nearly a third of the aircraft used by the United States military don’t carry pilots, according to a new Congressional report. The aircraft are drones, and their... Read More
As their leaders talk violence, some residents of Israel and Iran are reaching out to each other directly with a promise of peace.
Amid growing tensions between Israel... Read More
As a nine year old slave in Sudan, human rights activist Simon Deng’s masters beat him if he did not answer loudly when they called him.
”They would beat me for not... Read More