To mark the anniversary of Medicare's enactment, a group of physicians including Dr. David Scheiner, formerly President Obama's personal physician, spoke out in support of single-payer health care at the National Press Club.
No matter how hard they try, our very best institutions cannot do many things that only we can do.
A young native writer finds freedom in a chat with her nemesis and idol.
A TED talk by Joachim de Posada.
Professor Tom Murphy wanted his students to reconnect with nature. Now, they work beside farmers, fishermen, wastewater technicians, environmental groups, and Native American leaders through an award-winning service learning program. This is Tom's story.
The Commencement Address by Paul Hawken to the Class of 2009, University of Portland, May 3, 2009
A hand-cranked and pedal-powered guide to shrinking your home electricity use.
Joe Gillespie started his first school garden in 1993 with 50 raised beds. Today, he and his middle school students grow veggies year-round and monitor wind turbines. This is Joe's story.
In the early 70s, Jim Haynes launched a Sunday salon with Cathy Sroufe (now Monnet). 30 years later, it is still a major event in his life and takes place, rain or shine, every Sunday evening.