Signs of Life

Small stories about big change

Signs of Life :: Media
by Jonathan Lawson
FCC Chair Kevin Martin pushes a decision to allow big media companies to hold combined ownership of newspapers, TV and radio
Signs of Life :: U.S. Military
by Brooke Jarvis
Protesters Block Base Construction in Vicenza Italy - Suicides among U. S. veterans - Potrero residents protest Blackwater training facility - YES! magazine signs of life
Signs of Life :: Story Index
Small Stories about Big Changes, in topic areas: Voting, U.S. Military, Media, Environment, and Human Rights
Signs of Life :: Environment
by Margit Christenson
Two stories: Kenyans revive Lake Nakuru and flamingos have been returning, 2) World Bank and Kazakh government have helped the fourth largest lake in the world - the Aral Sea - begin to recover.
Signs of Life :: Voting
by Edward Hailes
Activists lead successful legal campaigns to stop laws in Florida, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Maryland that discourage voting and voter registration
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Signs of Life: Small Stories about Big Change. Our Winter 2008 indicators of a more positive future.
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Signs of Life: Small Stories about Big Change. Our Fall 2007 indicators of a more positive future.
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Signs of Life: Small Stories about Big Change. Our Summmer 2007 indicators of a more positive future.
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Signs of Life: Small Stories about Big Change. Our Spring 2007 indicators of a more positive future.
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Signs of Life: Small Stories about Big Change. Our Winter 2007 indicators of a more positive future.
Signs of Life
A compilation of stories that show activism in a diversity of issues.
Signs of Life
Swedish plans call for renewables—including biofuels, wind, and wave power—to replace fossil fuels; A United Nations panel has upheld the global moratorium on “terminator” plants; Volunteers from 49 states and as far away as Australia came in response to a call by Common Ground Relief in New Orleans.
Indicator: Indigenous Power Swells in Bolivia
by Lisa Gale Garrigues
Indigenous people in Bolivia call for nationalization of country’s natural gas and creation of an indigenous-controlled state.