Solutions

Nika Knight, staff writer
Anti-corporate activists, organic farmers, Indigenous peoples, environmental groups and others took to the streets across six continents and over 400 cities on Saturday in a global grassroots march against bioengineering giant Monsanto. "The fight against corporate control of our food is global," a food sovereignty campaigner with UK-based...
Bill Bigelow, Common Dreams contributor
In what may be a first in the nation, this week the Portland, Oregon school...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
In what is being hailed as a major achievement, Portugal just generated all of...

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School's almost done; teaching never is. Cool video from the U.K.'s Inspiring the Future: Redraw the Balance campaign, which seeks to highlight ongoing gender stereotypes by asking kids to draw firefighters, surgeons, fighter pilots et al and then confronting them with the real thing. You kinda know what's coming, but the kids' faces are something else. Point taken: Old tropes die hard.