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Discussion Guide :: Our Planet, Our Selves- environment and health
Questions like: Who in your own life has experienced serious illness? What has it been like for those close to that person? What obligation do we have to keep an environment clean for other people?
Eco-clean Homes
by Pam Chang
What if house cleaning weren’t a thankless, low-paid, toxic job? Mayda Iglesias co-founded a cooperative that does eco-friendly cleaning. Business is great, her clients are happy, her health has improved, and her leadership is widely recognized.
Seeds of Justice, Seeds of Hope
by Anna Marie Carter
"The Seed Lady of Watts" is getting fresh food into an area better known for its toxics and poverty
YES! But How? :: Off the Grid
Household hints and helps, living off the grid, sustainable burials, alternatives to plywood roof decking, greywater on gardens, and reusing envelopes.
Urban Peacemaker
Nane Alexandrez returned from Vietnam to a community struggling with drugs, violence, and poverty. Determined to reach young people with alternatives to violence, he started Barrios Unidos. but to succeed, he found he had to confront his own addiction.
Resources for Reflection and Action
Resources for Reflection and Action - Connecting with others to learn more and to make your views known
Is It Right?
What religous leaders, poets, veterans and others are saying about going to war with Iraq
War Costs
Bumper sticker by Dan Kowalski.
Saying Yes! to Peace
Voices from the YES! Magazine archives on War, Iraq, and Envisioning a Better Way
Waiting for War
by David Smith-Ferri
Do Iraqis want an American invasion to free them from Saddam Hussein?
From Empire to Earth Community
by David C. Korten
We can choose a path of patient and compassionate justice that respects life, the rights of the innocent, and the rule of law in a cooperative international effort to bring the guilty to justice, as we simultaneously work to bring justice to the world by creating a world that works for all.
More on What Is the Bush Doctrine
In September 2002, President Bush unveiled a new military strategy that supports US right to preemptive strikes.
More on What Would It Cost To Go To War?
by Carolyn McConnell
More on the cost of war. Human costs, military costs, environmental costs
More on Why Don’t Our Allies Support This War?
by Kim Corrigan
Prayers and Poems
A selection of prayers and poems on Iraq