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Small Scale Food Producers are the Solution to the Global Food Crisis
ROME, Italy – Today, World Food Day, we are confronted with the failure of our global food system: 805 million people are going hungry while obesity affects over 2 billion of us. The hungry are mostly the rural poor living in developing countries, predominantly peasants and other small-scale food...
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Stay Woke: From MLK to Ferguson
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Soda Creamed: A Cold Wind Is Blowing Toward Israel
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Can Organic Agriculture Reverse Climate Change?
Over the last 14 days, I have been on a walk . A walk that, I hope, will change the way that we look a climate change and think about how we can reverse this disastrous phenomenon. Each day I walk ten miles, on a journey from the Rodale Institute in Kutztown, PA to Washington, DC. Along the way, I...
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The Disturbing Expansion of the Military-Industrial Complex
BELFAST - How can we explain that in the 2lst century we are still training millions of men and women in our armed forces and sending them to war? There are more choices than war or peace, there are multi-optional choices and a civilian-based non-military diplomatic-political policy has more chance...
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Republicans Are People Too, Just Awful Ones Who Have No Decent Ideas and Cut Vital Health Funding To Prove It
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If Not Now, When? A Labor Movement Plan to Address Climate Change
We are on a climate change path that, unless radically altered, will lead to an unsustainable global warming of seven degrees Fahrenheit or greater. We also face the most serious employment crisis since the Great Depression, with wages that have stagnated for four decades and economic inequality...
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Operation Kid Freedom: Making Our Communities Safe for Children to Take Risks
When I was little, I loved going to the library with my brother. It was in an old mansion across a street and up a steep hill about 200 yards from our house. We would set out on our own with our due-back books — big kids on the way to the library. There we would read, chat with the librarians, hang...
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This Is Wrong: On Race and Class and Unassailable Privilege
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Frack For The Cure, Because We Love A Good Dose of Benzene With Our Pink Ribbons
Happy Breast Cancer Industry Month! Bring On the Highly Questionable Profit-Driven Alliances! In what's being touted as the most egregious example ever of the pinkwashing of cancer in the name of profit, Susan G. Komen, America's largest and sketchiest breast cancer organization, has partnered with...
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