What sets apart those who are making a difference is their clarity and courage. Even in a time when fear rules our lives and radically changes our society, these people don’t lose sight of another way.
Desde la guerra de Vietnam no he aceptado "Americano" como mi identidad. Aunque soy psicólogo, facilitador de reuniones y guía de ceremonia chicano quien ha prestado asistencia en solunción comunitaria de problemas y planificación estratégica por Norte America y en el extranjero, nunca he sentido que los Estados Unidos fuera mi comunidad, y nunca del todo ofrecí mis servicios, mi sabiduría y energía a "America."
One Easy Solution for Democracy - In this nail-biter of an election, the third-party “spoiler” effect could be devastating. But there’s a simple solution: Instant Runoff Voting
This book by Carl Honore explores our infatuation with speed, and speed's impact on community, relationships,fear, and more.
A book about re-establishing relationships among those in conflict as a form of reconciliation.
Is the American empire waning? David Korten reviews a book by French demographer Emmanuel Todd.
"Take Back Your Time" movement and a free-time agenda.
Bush administration officials were examining a proposal that would allow elections to be postponed or cancelled in the event of a terrorist attack.
A win for media diversity.
Organizations across the country are taking extraordinary measures to motivate eligible voters to turn out in November.
Iowa became the first state to ban the mercury-based preservative Thimerosal from vaccines in May.
Bringing attention to Sudan.
Cancer Alley organizer honored.
States sue utilities over climate pollution.
Organizing to protect our votes.
How to preserve democracy—coming to a library near you.
One of the most unreported stories this year was the March for Women’s Lives, which brought over a million people to the streets of the nation’s capital. Even less reported was that women of color played a leading role in the event’s success.
The creator of the Gaia hypothesis says if we are to avert the ravages of climate chaos, we must go nuclear.
Nuclear energy could be a worse climate polluter than oil.
For this is the moment when we are being called by the deep forces of creation to awaken to a new consciousness of our own possibilities and to embrace the responsibilities to one another and to the planet that go with our collective presence on the living jewel of life called Earth.
In these turbulent and frightening times it is important to remind ourselves that we are privileged to live at the most exciting moment in the whole of human history. For this is the moment when we are being called by the deep forces of creation to awaken to a new consciousness of our own possibilities and to embrace the responsibilities to one another and to the planet that go with our collective presence on the living jewel of life called Earth.
Mothers Acting Up, Simple Living for Peace, Pledge of World Citizenship
Fred Phelps Helps Family, The Riverkeeper's Song, Educators Totally Committed, Acting Globally
Taking action on hog farms, solutions for elections, good living good food, quilts for peace
Despite dire warnings, Northwest businesses, farmers, and cities are finding climate-friendly policies bring prosperity.
Labor leaders and environmentalists team up to rebuild America’s job base and save the planet.
Hunter Lovins helped found and manage the Rocky Mountain Institute, famous for turning conventional wisdom about energy on its head. She’s still changing minds in the worlds of business, nonprofits, and government, showing a more sustainable path to prosperity.