Retirement Crisis, Real or Imagined? Moral and
Economic Questions on Social Security
by Gar AlperovitzAug 29, 2005
- Social security privatization, the collapse of private pensions, low rates of savings -- what should we do?
Can Elders Save the World
by Rabbi Zalman Schachter-ShalomiAug 29, 2005
- This is no time to be wasting the talents and wisdom of elders.
Supporting the Young People Who Just Say No
by Larry KerschnerAug 19, 2005
- How to counter the military recruitment of young people.
7 Ways to Keep Your Marbles
by Jeanette FranksAug 19, 2005
- Tactics to live a long healthy life.
Where Will I Live When I Get Older?
by Carolyn McConnellAug 15, 2005
- Green House Project replaces nursing homes.
Of, By and For Seniors: Japanese Seniors Co-operatives
by Robert MarshallAug 15, 2005
- Japanese families are getting smaller while the ranks of the aged are growing. A co-operative has stepped into this vacuum, connecting thousands of elders who have something to give and something to receive.
Parenting: The Sequel
by Steve and Rita Old Coyote, Dee AxelrodAug 15, 2005
- These grandparents bring savvy and compassion to the task of raising another generation
Operation Homecoming: How to End the Iraq
by Erik LeaverAug 15, 2005
- U.S. public opinion is turning against continued occupation of Iraq. But how might we extract ourselves?
Letter from the Editor
by Sarah Ruth van GelderAug 15, 2005
- We need each other across generations. And in this time of mounting crises, we need our elders to act as elders and take a stand for the next seven genertions.
YES! But How? :: Paint Job
Aug 15, 2005
- Safe Painting, Spam, Vegetable Oil Soap, Aprovecho Stoves
YES! But How? :: Lumber Certification
Aug 15, 2005
- Lumber Certification, Water Temperature for Hand Dishwashing, Recycling Electronics, Organic Food
Discussion Guide for Respecting Elders, Becoming Elders
Aug 09, 2005
- Questions like: • What would you need to do to enter elderhood? What could your community do to support you in making that transition? • Do you have an older person you admire and would like to be like? What makes this person a model for you?
What Is Old Age For?
by William ThomasAug 05, 2005
- It turns out there is a reason humans live decades after our reproductive years end, a reason obscured by reference to "the golden years" and endless products designed to keep us young. The truth is we need our elders to be elders.
What's the matter with sprawl?
by Meredith Dearborn, Lisa KundratJul 29, 2005
- This article outlines some downfalls of urban sprawl, from environmental to psychological effects.
Toxins to Be Pulled from Cosmetics
by Stacy MalkanJul 26, 2005
- Three top cosmetics firms announce they are removing toxic chemicals from their products.
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