Solutions

Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Divestment advocates in Canberra, Australia pictured October 20, 2014. (Photo: 350.org/flickr/cc)
"What is happening?" asked author and activist Naomi Klein in a recent piece penned for the Guardian . "Are fossil fuel companies – long toxic to our natural environment – becoming toxic in the public relations environment as well? It seems so." As fossil fuel divestment victories pile up this fall, from universities to cities to corporate...
Emilio Godoy, IPS News
NAPLES, Italy - Small farmers can look to options like agroecological...
Jon Queally, staff writer
In order to build an adequate low-carbon 21st century energy system that...

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For all our country's enduring racism, it seems there are still lines polite society deems cannot be crossed. Thus do we bid an unfond farewell to the loathsome bigot of a Charleston blogger who proclaimed Michael Brown "a gigantic thug who was higher than a kite when he attacked Darren Wilson, (who) had to put this animal down." Surber got flak, deleted it, put it back sounding worse - "Brown was not an animal but a man. Big. Brutal. High" - and then, today, got canned. So there's that.