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HAPPINESS

The good life doesn't have to cost the planet.

The Secret to Happiness
by David Myers
Americans are far more affluent, on average, than we were in the 1960s, but no happier. What do research data tell us is the real source of joy and contentment?
the gifts from the four directions
by Ilarion (Larry) Merculieff
the gifts from the four directions by Ilarion (Larry) Merculieff. The elders tell us that when the people of the four sacred colors come together at last, we will see the beginnings of a new world.
a better life for hogs
by Holly Dressel
In response to the epidemic of industrial hog farms, Europe, Canada, and the U.S. share solutions - humane treatment of farm animals
A Pilgrimage to Syria
by Elias Amidon, Elizabeth Rabia Roberts
The Damascus peace mission: pilgrims to Syria find that the healing of wounds begins with listening, learning, and praying together in many languages.
Time To Be, Time To Love
by Rabbi Arthur Waskow
Time to Be, Time to Love by Rabbi Arthur Waskow, shabbat shabbaton,
A Force More Powerful Than Violence: An Interview with Bob Edgar
by Carolyn McConnell
Carolyn McConnell interviews Bob Edgar general secretary of the National Council of Churches (NCC).
Detroit Renaissance
by Shawn Rhea
the story of a grassroots effort to renew a post-industrial city. AC3T, Boggs Center, Detroit summer, Adamah, Grace Boggs, Cass Corridor Food Cooperative, Romanowski Park.
Bottled Water Flim-flam
by Krista Camenzind
Is bottled water really safer than tap water?
Readers Take Action
A Victory in Argentina, Bicycle Messengers, Clean Elections Coming, Getting Active
India's Dawn
by Rachel Milanez
India's Dawn by Rachel Milanez - Auroville reforestation and water management
The Big Promise of the Small
by Carolyn McConnell
How a Namibian beetle, drip irrigation, clay pots and a child's seesaw help overcome water scarcity
A Canoe In Singing Waters A Canoe In Singing Waters
by Elizabeth Grossman
A Canoe in Singing Waters by Elizabeth Grossman, dam removal in Wisconsin
Young People And Their Watershed
by Diane Galusha
Catskill Watershed Corporation funds a student project to prevent erosion and preserve water quality
Karen Charman: A Sewer Becomes a Water Park
by Karen Charman
A floating ecological living machine--a gorgeous botanical garden--is restoring open sewage canals in Fuzhou, China
When Youth Lead
by Elise Miller, Jon Sharpe
Teens in a conservative agricultural town discover dangers that others had tried to ignore
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