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HAPPINESS

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

Spirit Rising
by Michael Nagler
Spiritual progressives are just starting to understand the power of taking a stand, together.
Organic Produce Goes to School
by Rebecca Clarren
Farmers are struggling to stay on the land. Meanwhile, obesity is epidemic among U.S. children. A movement is creating a solution to both problems by linking schools to sources of local organic produce. The kids don’t seem to miss the deep fryers.
Book Review: Cancer-Gate: How to Win the Losing Cancer War by Samuel S. Epstein
by Judy Brady
Epstein's follow-on book to
Book Review: Carfree Cities by J.H. Crawford Book Review: Carfree Cities by J.H. Crawford
by Guy Dauncey
Guy Dauncey reviews a book that praises the details in life that become noticable when people walk through their communities instead of driving.
At the Mercy of Strangers
by Wendy Lustbader
What would you ask of the people who will care for you when you are unable to care for yourself?
Can Elders Save the World
by Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi
This is no time to be wasting the talents and wisdom of elders.
7 Ways to Keep Your Marbles
by Jeanette Franks
Tactics to live a long healthy life.
Where Will I Live When I Get Older? Where Will I Live When I Get Older?
by Carolyn McConnell
Green House Project replaces nursing homes.
Of, By and For Seniors: Japanese Seniors Co-operatives Of, By and For Seniors: Japanese Seniors Co-operatives
by Robert Marshall
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 Parenting: The Sequel
by Steve and Rita Old Coyote, Dee Axelrod
These grandparents bring savvy and compassion to the task of raising another generation
What Is Old Age For?
by William Thomas
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.
Toxins to Be Pulled from Cosmetics
by Stacy Malkan
Three top cosmetics firms announce they are removing toxic chemicals from their products.
Art in the Village Art in the Village
by Abby Scher
From abandoned to beautiful: Lily Yeh partnered with the youth of North Philadelphia to transform a neighborhood.
Appalachian Ecovillage Appalachian Ecovillage
by Christopher Gutsche, Kathleen Smith
Campus housing goes green at Berea College.
Extreme Makeover: Neighborhood Edition
by David Wann
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